(From the publisher):
It was after a routine check by Security that Fennan of the Foreign Office shot himself. Questions had to be answered, and while George Smiley investigates, he uncovers disturbing new facts about Fennan's death. There follow a story which takes an exciting and dangerous course round London and the Home Counties, for Smiley cloaks one of the sharpest daggers in the trade.
Original title: Call For the Dead
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ Police Procedural