Carter Beats the Devil

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Postby Guest » 12/22/02 08:56 AM

A work buddy of mine, who is strictly a layman to magic is reading "Carter Beats the Devil" and asked me how historically fact based the book is. I told him I'd post the question on-line...so if anyone knows please respond.
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Postby Dustin Stinett » 12/22/02 05:46 PM

Most of the characters are real or based on real people. Some of the events are factual, however the interweaving of those events and the characters is fictionalized.

I "reviewed" the book for the forum some time ago, and touched on that issue. You can find it here:
http://geniimagazine.com/forum/cgi-bin/ ... 1;t=000149

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