Atlantic Monthly Press, April 1990. Hardcover. Used - Very Good / Good. Item #239191
Charles Glass resigned his position as Chief Middle East Correspondent of ABC News in February of 1987 to begin work on a book chronicling the land, people, and culture of the Levant. On June 18, 1987, he was kidnapped by pro-Iranian terrorists in a Shiite Moslem suburb of Beirut and held for 62 days. His daring escape on August 18, 1987, made headlines worldwide. Shelf wear and fading to the jacket. A Small closed tear at the top of the spine.