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Under fire : an American story

Author: Oliver North; William Novak
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers ; [Grand Rapids, Mich.] : Zondervan, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Recounts his background and training, his military career and service in Vietnam, and his years at the White House, and discusses his role in the Iran-Contra Affair and his reasons for taking part in it.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
North, Oliver.
Under fire.
New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers ; [Grand Rapids, Mich.] : Zondervan, ©1991
(OCoLC)555603301
Online version:
North, Oliver.
Under fire.
New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers ; [Grand Rapids, Mich.] : Zondervan, ©1991
(OCoLC)628527789
Named Person: Oliver North; Oliver North; Oliver North; Oliver L North
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver North; William Novak
ISBN: 0060183349 9780060183349
OCLC Number: 29712368
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 446 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "Relieved of his duties" --
The secret within a secret --
Another world --
Coming of age --
Combat --
A new life --
Byzantium on the Potomac --
Close-up --
"We bag the bums" --
The Contras --
Body and soul --
Image problems --
The second channel --
Endgame --
Lights, cameras ... --
Circus Maximus --
A smoking gun in the closet --
Looking back.
Responsibility: Oliver L. North with William Novak.

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In this candid book, Oliver North, the man who has been at the centre of the Iran-Contra controversy tells the story of his life. He reveals the inside story behind the headlines and stresses the  Read more...

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