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Cogan's trade

Author: George V Higgins
Publisher: London : Orion, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Jackie Cogan is an enforcer for the New England mob. When a high-stakes card game is heisted by unknown hoodlums, Cogan is called in to 'handle' the problem. Moving expertly and ruthlessly among a variety of criminal hacks, hangers-on, and bigger-time crooks--a classic cast of misfits animated by Higgins's hilarious, cracklingly authentic dialogue--Cogan gets to the root of the problem and, with five consecutive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George V Higgins
ISBN: 9781409137535 1409137538
OCLC Number: 794815904
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: George V. Higgins.

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