The Tailor Of Panama

John le Carre begins a ten-part reading of his latest book.

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0119970801

It was a perfectly ordinary Friday afternoon in Panama until Andrew Osnard barged into Harry Pendel's shop asking to be measured for a suit.

0119970801

It was a perfectly ordinary Friday afternoon in Panama until Andrew Osnard barged into Harry Pendel's shop asking to be measured for a suit.

0219970808

While being measured for a suit, Osnard displays an intimate knowledge of Pendel's shady past.

0219970808

While being measured for a suit, Osnard displays an intimate knowledge of Pendel's shady past.

0319970815

Osnard signs Harry Pendel up as a spy.

0319970815

Osnard signs Harry Pendel up as a spy.

0419970822

Harry Pendel measures His Excellency the President of Panama for a suit.

0419970822

Harry Pendel measures His Excellency the President of Panama for a suit.

0519970905

Pendel visits the American general in charge of Southern Command - and is debriefed by Osnard.

0519970905

Pendel visits the American general in charge of Southern Command - and is debriefed by Osnard.

0619970912

Osnard puts pressure on Pendel to recruit his wife as a spy.

0619970912

Osnard puts pressure on Pendel to recruit his wife as a spy.

0719970919

Pendel invents a major international conspiracy.

0719970919

Pendel invents a major international conspiracy.

0819970926

Ambassador Maltby realises the Buchan intelligence is phoney and makes plans of his own.

0819970926

Ambassador Maltby realises the Buchan intelligence is phoney and makes plans of his own.

0919971003

Louisa Pendel pays Osnard a late-night call.

0919971003

Louisa Pendel pays Osnard a late-night call.

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Pendel's lies blow up in his face.

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Pendel's lies blow up in his face.