On Wings of Eagles

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Penguin, Sep 3, 1984 - History - 480 pages
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When two of his American employees were held hostage in Iran, H. Ross Perot and a select group of his employees took matters into their own hands. They faced incalculable odds on a mission only true heroes would have dared....
 

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

A true story of high corporate brass (Ross Perot) leading a rescue of businessmen in Tehran. I prefer Follett's fiction, but still found this book fascinating if for no other reason than that it chronicles a true-life "Mission: Impossible." Read full review

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User Review  - BradKautz - LibraryThing

Ken Follett has written quite a lot of suspense-filled thrillers. On Wings of Eagles differs from his usual fare in that it is a thriller that is a true story from start to finish. Follett tells the ... Read full review

Contents

COPYRIGHT PAGE
Four
Five
Eight
Nine
Twelve
Thirteen
Fourteen
EPILOGUE

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Ken Follett's career as a bestselling author has spanned more than three decades. He is the author of numerous immensely popular books, including "Eye of the Needle", "Triple", "The Key to Rebecca", "The Man From St. Petersburg", "On Wings of Eagles", "Lie Down With Lions", "The Pillars of the Earth", "A Dangerous Fortune", "The Third Twin", "The Hammer of Eden", and "World Without End". He lives in England with his wife, Barbara Follett, a British M.P.

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