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Deal with the Devil and other stories

by Maxine O"Callaghan

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Published by Five Star in Unity, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, American.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaxine O"Callaghan.
    SeriesFive Star first edition mystery series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3565.C35 D43 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p. ;
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3941132M
    ISBN 100786231424
    LC Control Number2001018147
    OCLC/WorldCa45784193

      • Devil’s Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump and the Storming of the Presidency by Joshua Green is published by Penguin Press (£). To order a copy for £ go to rdian.   The idea of making a deal with the devil was made popular by the classic legend of Faust, a scholar who made a bargain with a demon named Mephistopheles. Many similar stories have been told around the same theme. In some of the legends, the person tricks the devil in some way, escaping the contract and getting his soul back. In others, the.

      In DEAL WITH THE DEVIL, five-time Emmy winning investigative reporter Peter Lance draws on three decades of once secret FBI files—and exclusive new interviews—to tell the definitive story of Gregory Scarpa Sr., aka "The Grim Reaper;" a Mafia capo, who "stopped counting" after 50 murders, while secretly betraying the Colombo crime family as a Top Echelon Criminal Informant for the Bureau. A Pact with the Devil (a deal with the Devil or a Faustian bargain), is an agreement with Evil, in the form of the Devil, often (as in the story of Faust) with the paradoxical intention of achieving a higher Good that is otherwise obstructed. The nature of an agreement is a risky accommodation, so at the crux of objections to such a thing are questions–what has the person making the.

      It's business as usual for crime boss Cain Casey as she maneuvers to form an alliance with the Jatibon organization and secure peace among the ruling families in New Orleans. Cain's new associate Remington Jatibon is a lot like Cain used to bea playgirl with a . Something for almost no one in this grab bag of 15 shorts written over a year span. Six of them showcase O'Callaghan's series sleuth, Orange County private eye Delilah West, who talks the talk of California's meanest streets but still relies on intuition ("gut instinct") to solve cases. The best of these is a three-pager, "Deal With the Devil," which has Delilah delivering a killer to a.


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