Softcover has light shelfwear to edges and covers. Pages tight and clean but yellowed due to age. 218 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1994. ISBN: 0373255829. The devil: Shade Blackstone. His mission: Rescue his best friend, Conlan, and kill the sadistic general responsible for his abduction. Shade was used to getting the job done, doing whatever it took, living on the dark side. What he hadn't counted on was Rachel Parrish.