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Cogan's trade,

Author: George V Higgins
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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"...Cogan is an enforcer; and when the Mob{u2019}s rules get broken, he gets hired to ply his trade{u2014}murder. ... Cogan is called in when a high-stake card game under the protection of the Mob is heisted. Expertly, with a ruthless businessman{u2019}s efficiency, a shrewd sense of other people{u2019}s weaknesses, and a style as cold as his stare, Cogan moves with reliable precision to restore the status quo as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George V Higgins
ISBN: 0394490576 9780394490571
OCLC Number: 762621
Description: 216 pages 21 cm
Responsibility: by George V. Higgins.

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"...Cogan is an enforcer; and when the Mob{u2019}s rules get broken, he gets hired to ply his trade{u2014}murder. ... Cogan is called in when a high-stake card game under the protection of the Mob is heisted. Expertly, with a ruthless businessman{u2019}s efficiency, a shrewd sense of other people{u2019}s weaknesses, and a style as cold as his stare, Cogan moves with reliable precision to restore the status quo as ill-conceived capers and double-dealing shenanigans erupt into high-voltage violence." -- Publisher's description.

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