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Hostage Bound, Hostage Free

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This edition was published in by Westminster Press in Philadelphia.

Written in English

182 pages

The Reverend Benjamin M. Weir was seized on the streets of Beirut by a group of Shiite Muslim extremists in May of 1984. The painful ordeal of his sixteen months' imprisonment is now described from the points of view of Ben, in captivity, and of his wife, Carol, who worked long and tirelessly to secure his release. Beyond the poignant human story, Hostage Bound, Hostage Free sheds light on urgent questions concerning America's involvement, and the church's presence, in troubled lands.

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Hostage bound, hostage free
1987, Lutterworth
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1987, Thorndike Press
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Hostage Bound, Hostage Free
May 1987, Westminster Press
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Hostage Bound, Hostage Free

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Work Description

The Reverend Benjamin M. Weir was seized on the streets of Beirut by a group of Shiite Muslim extremists in May of 1984. The painful ordeal of his sixteen months' imprisonment is now described from the points of view of Ben, in captivity, and of his wife, Carol, who worked long and tirelessly to secure his release. Beyond the poignant human story, Hostage Bound, Hostage Free sheds light on urgent questions concerning America's involvement, and the church's presence, in troubled lands.

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Hostage Bound, Hostage Free

1st ed.

This edition was published in by Westminster Press in Philadelphia.


Edition Description

The Reverend Benjamin M. Weir was seized on the streets of Beirut by a group of Shiite Muslim extremists in May of 1984. The painful ordeal of his sixteen months' imprisonment is now described from the points of view of Ben, in captivity, and of his wife, Carol, who worked long and tirelessly to secure his release. Beyond the poignant human story, Hostage Bound, Hostage Free sheds light on urgent questions concerning America's involvement, and the church's presence, in troubled lands.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
956.92/044/0922, B
Library of Congress
DS87.2.W45 A3 1987

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
182 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of pages
182
Dimensions
9.2 x 6.3 x 0.8 inches
Weight
15.2 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2739160M
Internet Archive
hostageboundhost00weir
ISBN 10
0664213227
LC Control Number
86034004
OCLC/WorldCat
15082982
Library Thing
2419561
Goodreads
3389461

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