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Wine, Women & Death, 222 pages, 1974 2. Naked Mistress, 194 pages, 1974 3. Death List of Rico Scalisi, 224 pages, 1974 The Assassin (Robert Briganti) Three books by Peter McCurtin Robert Briganti was born in New Orleans in 1935, the descendant of Tommo Briganti who arrived in America from Naples in 1892. At age sixteen Robert joined the Carnival and left New Orleans and become one of the best sharpshooters on the circuit, and he toured America for years, gaining friends and contacts. With the death of his mentor, Briganti joined the Marston Arms company, selling surplus arms throughout South America and gaining an expertise in nearly all weapons.

Counterblow, 221 pages, 1990 (Cain) 47. Shadow Warriors, 221 pages, 1990 (Ken Rose) 48. Cult War, 219 pages, 1990 (Rose) 49. Dueling Missiles, 218 pages, 1990 (David North) 50. Death Hunt, 221 pages, 1990 (Pennington) 51. Skin Walker, 221 pages, 1991 (Rose) Gold Eagle attempted to utilize the Super Bolan format on Able Team with Super Able Team: 1. Mean Streets, 349 pages, 1989 (Rose) 2. Hostile Fire, 346 pages, 1990 (Rose) Able Team also appeared in the Anthologies: 1. Heroes I, 588 pages, 1992.

Some websites provided inaccurate information (one site suggested that The Penetrator was first published in 1991 based on the fact that eight books from that series were reprinted at that time). I did find some very good sites on the Executioner and the Destroyer. With this partial information, I began to collect the various series referred to in the above texts, discovering new series through advertising material and searching through used bookstores. With the books, I was able to discover what made these series unique as well as allowing me to: • Name the sub-genre, • Create a definition for the sub-genre, • Identify and describe series belonging to the sub-genre.

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