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Guests of the Ayatollah : the first battle in America's war with militant Islam

Author: Mark Bowden
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Provides an account of the Iran hostage crisis during which fifty-two Americans were held hostage for 444 days, offering insights from the hostages, soldiers sent to free them, the radical captors, and diplomats trying to end the crisis.
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Genre/Form: Chronologies
Personal narratives
Chronology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Bowden
ISBN: 0871139251 9780871139252
OCLC Number: 429353054
Description: 680 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Mark Bowden.

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Provides an account of the Iran hostage crisis during which fifty-two Americans were held hostage for 444 days, offering insights from the hostages, soldiers sent to free them, the radical captors, and diplomats trying to end the crisis.

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