By John Le Carré

inform Max that it matters the Sandman . . .

a really junior agent solutions Vladimir's name, however it might have been the manager of the Circus himself. not anyone on the British mystery carrier considers the outdated secret agent to be whatever other than a senile has-been who can't quit the game-until he's shot within the face at point-blank variety. even if George Smiley (code-name: Max) is formally retired, he's summoned to spot the physique now bearing Moscow Centre's bloody imprimatur. As he works to unearth his friend's deadly secrets and techniques, Smiley heads inexorably towards one ultimate reckoning with Karla-his "dark grail."

In Smiley's People, grasp storyteller John le Carré brings his acclaimed Karla trilogy to its unforgettable, spellbinding end.

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Some national accounts statisticians are not even satisfied with the separate recording of capital consumption. They go so far as to refuse to estimate capital consumption altogether on the ground that national accounts should record observable facts only. When this view is taken, factor income or product also has to be recorded gross of capital consumption. It is to this rather extreme view that the well-known concepts of gross national product ( Y + U) and gross domestic product ( Y' + U), or GNP and GOP for short, owe their origin.

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2 shows, the period actually started with large import surpluses in 1946 and 1947, which were matched in severity by the large 1974 import surplus, and it ended with large export surpluses in 1980, 1981 and 1982. Since E-l=(Pl2+ c,2+ Yd- (P21 + C21 + Y21) = (P,2- P21)+ (C,2- C21) +(Y,2- Y2,), we can analyse each export surplus (positive or negative) into three components and express these in per cent of NDI. 2. From this it can be seen that the net of foreigners' consumption expenditure in the United Kingdom and the consumption expenditure of UK residents abroad (C 12 - C21 ), which accounts for the difference between domestic and national consumption, hardly ever played an important part in determining the size of the export surplus.

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