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  • A Delicate Truthby John le Carré

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    A counter-terror operation, codenamed Wildlife , is being mounted in Britain's most precious colony, Gibraltar. Its purpose: to capture and abduct a high-value jihadist arms-buyer. Its authors: an ambitious Foreign Office Minister, and a private defence contractor who is also his close friend. So delicate is the operation that even the Minister's... more...

  • Hormesis in Health and Diseaseby Suresh I. S. Rattan; Éric Le Bourg

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 129.95

    Some mild stresses have positive effects on survival and aging as shown in animal models. There is also a large body of research that demonstrates these hormetic effects on aging, health, and resistance to severe stresses and diseases in human beings. However, the data are dispersed in the literature and are not always interpreted as hormetic effects.... more...

  • The Chinese Mindby Boye Lafayette De Mente

    Tuttle Publishing 2011; US$ 16.95

    A fascinating examination of contemporary Chinese culture, The Chinese Mind offers an informative, accessible look at the values, attitudes and behavior patterns of modern China?and their roots in the history of this ancient nation. This excellent overview of Chinese tradition, history and culture is perfect for the classroom, for tourists or outsiders... more...

  • First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS, Fifth Editionby Tao Le; Vikas Bhushan

    McGraw-Hill Education 2014; US$ 50.00

    The best-selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book--now completely updated to reflect the latest exam format! 44 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam--including pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints, designed... more...

  • The Constant Gardenerby John le Carre

    Scribner 2005; US$ 7.99

    Frightening, heartbreaking, and exquisitely calibrated, John le Carré's new novel opens with the gruesome murder of the young and beautiful Tessa Quayle near northern Kenya's Lake Turkana, the birthplace of mankind. Her putative African lover and traveling companion, a doctor with one of the aid agencies, has vanished from the scene of the crime. Tessa's... more...

  • Single & Singleby John le Carre

    Scribner 2001; US$ 16.00

    A lawyer from the London finance house of Single & Single is shot dead on a Turkish hillside by people with whom he thought he was in business. A children's magician in the English countryside is asked by his bank to explain the unsolicited arrival of more than five million pounds sterling in his young daughter's modest trust. A freighter bound for... more...

  • Arguing for Atheismby Robin Le Poidevin

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 47.95

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Honourable Schoolboyby John le Carré

    Hodder & Stoughton 2009; Not Available

    George Smiley has become acting Chief of the Circus, or rather what remains of it. For the credibility of the British Secret Service has been shattered by his unmasking of a traitor within. It is being starved of funds by Whitehall, and sidelined by its American cousins. Smiley?s appointment, therefore, seems more like retribution than promotion.... more...

  • Call for the Deadby John le Carre

    Penguin Group US 2012; US$ 12.99

    From the New York Times bestselling author of A Delicate Truth and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy "Go back to Whitehall and look for more spies on your drawing boards." George Smiley is no one's idea of a spy?which is perhaps why he's such a natural. But Smiley apparently made a mistake. After a routine security interview, he concluded... more...

  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spyby John le Carré

    Hodder & Stoughton 2008; Not Available

    The enduring novel by one of our greatest storytellers. George Smiley, small, podgy and at best middle-aged, is one of the meek who do not inherit the earth. Yet he is also a senior British Intelligence officer, as devastating as he is self-effacing. In Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy we meet him in short-lived retirement, deserted by his beautiful... more...