- Len. born 1929, British thriller writer. His books include The Ipcress File (1962), Bomber (1970), and the trilogy Berlin Game, Mexico Set, and London Match (1983–85)
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He had, he said, plenty of men, and did not need Mr. Deighton's servants.
But to Tyrrel and his two assassins, Forest and Deighton, the spectacle suggested neither pity nor remorse.Parkhurst Boys
Talbot Baines Reed
Then, amid the cheers of more than half the populace of Deighton, the travelers began their journey toward Lost Lake again.The Motor Boys Across the Plains
After crossing the Deighton we met some empty teams coming down, and told them of the new road we had opened up.Reminiscences of Queensland
William Henry Corfield
Before he was half-way from Burrowes' house to the mission station, he was overtaken by the Rev. Mr. Deighton.