Carter Beats the Devil

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Carter Beats the Devil

Postby Guest » December 22nd, 2002, 7:56 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 if anyone knows please respond.

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Re: Carter Beats the Devil

Postby Dustin Stinett » December 22nd, 2002, 4:46 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: ... 1;t=000149


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