Magick and reality collide in "The Plain Man," Steve Englehart's new, fast-paced Max August thriller. Max August is not invulnerable, but he never ages--a gift he earned while studying under the legendary alchemist Cornelius Agrippa. August, now an alchemist himself, is using his magickal abilities to fight the right-wing conspiracy known as the FRC, which seeks to control all aspects of society. At the top of the FRC is a nine-member cabal, each member of which is a powerful force in one area of society, such as media, ...

The Plain Man 2012, Tor Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9780765364272

Mass-market paperback

The Plain Man 2011, Tor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780765324993