October Surprise: America's Hostages in Iran and the Election of Ronald Reagan

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Times Books, 1992 - Iran Hostage Crisis, 1979-1981. - 306 pages
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The explosive book that sparked a congressional investigation is now in paperback and updated with new testimony from key participants. Naval veteran Gary Sick was the principal White House aide for Iran during the hostage crisis of 1979-81 and is the author of All Fall Down: America's Tragic Encounter with Iran. Photographs.

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Review: October Surprise: America's Hostages in Iran and the Election of Ronald Reagan

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An excellent piece of journalism on an unfortunate piece of US history. Gary Sick, who served on the National Security Council of Republican and Democratic Presidents, and was princip White House Aide ... Read full review

Review: October Surprise: America's Hostages in Iran and the Election of Ronald Reagan

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Fascinating account of how Ronald Reagan's campaign manager William Casey negoitiated with Iranians and Israelis during the 1980 presidential campaign to have American hostages held for a longer ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
3
AN ELECTION HELD HOSTAGE
15
THE QUEST FOR ARMS
37
Copyright

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