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Captive : my time as a prisoner of the Taliban

Author: Jere Van Dyk
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st St. Martin's Griffin edView all editions and formats
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An American reporter's chilling account of being kidnapped and imprisoned by the Taliban, in the no-man's-land between Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Jere Van Dyk; Jere Van Dyk
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jere Van Dyk
ISBN: 9780312573423 0312573421
OCLC Number: 682894306
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 269 p. : $b map ; $c 22 cm.
Contents: The way of the Pashtuns --
The God of my youth --
Sixteen hours --
America.
Responsibility: Jere Van Dyk..

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Jere Van Dyk was on the wrong side of the border. He and three Afghan guides had crossed into the tribal areas of Pakistan, where no Westerner had ventured for years, hoping to reach the home of a  Read more...

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