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* PoorCommunicationKills: If only Diogenes had known that Aloysius had [[spoiler: suppressed his memories of the incident that drove the former crazy, he might have been more forgiving. Instead, he naturally assumed his brother was actively lying about his role to escape blame]].

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* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler: Diogenes suffers one when Constance goes after him. He tries to flee, tail between his legs...''and fails''.]]


'''''Book of the Dead''''' is a novel by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child first published in 2006. It is part of their informal [[Literature/AgentPendergast Agent Pendergast series]] and the third and final novel in the Diogenes trilogy arc.

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'''''Book ''Book of the Dead''''' Dead'' is a novel by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child first published in 2006. It is part of their informal [[Literature/AgentPendergast Agent Pendergast series]] and the third and final novel in the Diogenes trilogy arc.


'''''Book of the Dead''''' is a novel by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child first published in 2006. It is part of their informal [[Literature/AgentPendergast Agent Pendergast series]].

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'''''Book of the Dead''''' is a novel by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child first published in 2006. It is part of their informal [[Literature/AgentPendergast Agent Pendergast series]].
series]] and the third and final novel in the Diogenes trilogy arc.


''Book Of The Dead'' is a novel by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child first published in 2006. It is part of their informal [[Literature/AgentPendergast Agent Pendergast series]].

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''Book Of The Dead'' '''''Book of the Dead''''' is a novel by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child first published in 2006. It is part of their informal [[Literature/AgentPendergast Agent Pendergast series]].


* IronicEcho: While [[spoiler:trying to have Pendergast murdered]], Agent Coffey threatens the guards with termination and [[ReassignedToAntarctica transfer to North Dakota]]. When everything comes crashing down on him, Coffey is [[spoiler:heavily demoted and transferred to North Dakota]].

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* IronicEcho: While [[spoiler:trying to have Pendergast murdered]], Agent Coffey threatens the guards with termination demotion and [[ReassignedToAntarctica transfer to North Dakota]]. When everything comes crashing down on him, Coffey is [[spoiler:heavily demoted and transferred to North Dakota]].


* IronicEcho: While [[spoiler:trying to have Pendergast murdered]], Agent Coffey threatens the guards with termination and [[ReassignedToAntartica transfer to North Dakota]]. When everything comes crashing down on him, Coffey is [[spoiler:heavily demoted and transferred to North Dakota]].

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* IronicEcho: While [[spoiler:trying to have Pendergast murdered]], Agent Coffey threatens the guards with termination and [[ReassignedToAntartica [[ReassignedToAntarctica transfer to North Dakota]]. When everything comes crashing down on him, Coffey is [[spoiler:heavily demoted and transferred to North Dakota]].


* ReassignedToAntartica: Agent Coffey's threat of demotion and transfer to North Dakota. [[spoiler:Which he ends up receiving himself]].

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* ReassignedToAntartica: ReassignedToAntarctica: Agent Coffey's threat of demotion and transfer to North Dakota. [[spoiler:Which he ends up receiving himself]].


* IronicEcho: While [[spoiler:trying to have Pendergast murdered]], Agent Coffey threatens the guards with termination and transfer to North Dakota. When everything comes crashing down on him, Coffey is [[spoiler:heavily demoted and transferred to North Dakota]].

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* IronicEcho: While [[spoiler:trying to have Pendergast murdered]], Agent Coffey threatens the guards with termination and [[ReassignedToAntartica transfer to North Dakota.Dakota]]. When everything comes crashing down on him, Coffey is [[spoiler:heavily demoted and transferred to North Dakota]].


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* ReassignedToAntartica: Agent Coffey's threat of demotion and transfer to North Dakota. [[spoiler:Which he ends up receiving himself]].

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* LaserGuidedKarma: Diogenes' need to destroy everything and everyone close to his brother leads to him[[spoiler: bringing about the one person who eventually causes his death.]]

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* NiceJobFixingItVillain: [[spoiler: While attempting to warm his way to Constance, Diogenes actually does tell a few truths regarding himself--- including the general area his home is located in. Guess how Constance is able to find him and corner him near the end?]]


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* PlaceWorseThanDeath: Coffey threatens the prison guards with being transferred to North Dakota.

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* UnluckyExtra: Larry Enderby. This is his second appearance ([[spoiler:having found Margo after her attack in ''Literature/DanceOfDeath'']]). Captain Hayward recognizes him during the opening of the Tomb of Senef and thinks to herself that the poor guy has terrible luck.

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