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The human factor

Graham Greene (author), Colm Tóibín (author)

The human factor

Graham Greene (author), Colm Tóibín (author)
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Subject
Spionage
Title
The human factor
Author
Graham Greene Colm Tóibín
Language
English
Publisher
London: Vintage, 2005 | Other editions
XI, 258 p.
ISBN
0-099-28852-4 (paperback) 9780099288527

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About Graham Greene

Henry Graham Greene (2 October 1904 – 3 April 1991), professionally known as Graham Greene, was an English writer and journalist regarded by many as one of the leading English novelists of the 20th century. Combining literary acclaim with widespread popularity, Greene acquired a reputation early in his lifetime as a major writer, both of serious Catholic novels, and of thrillers (or "entertainments" as he termed them). He was shortlisted, in 1966 and 1967, for the Nobel Prize for Literature. Through 67 years of writings, which included over 25 novels, he explored the ambivalent moral and political issues of the modern world, often through a Catholic perspective.

Although Greene objected strongly to being described as a Roman Catholic novelist, rather than as a novelist who happened to be Catholic, Catholic religious themes are at the root of much of his writing, especially the four major Catholic novels: Brighton Rock, …Read more on Wikipedia

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