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The kidnapping of the President

a novel

by Charles Bradley Templeton

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Templeton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.T28717 Ki3, PR9199.3.T42 Ki3
The Physical Object
Pagination284 p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5059545M
LC Control Number74023337

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Hal Holbrook is the US president who is kidnapped and held in a explosive rigged armored car in Toronto on an official visit. William Shatner is the Secret Service agent in charge of his security. Maury Chaykin is in this one briefly as the creator of the armored car. Van Johnson is the US VP and his power hungry wife is Ava Gardner. Get this from a library! An unbroken agony: Haiti, from revolution to the kidnapping of a president. [Randall Robinson] -- Presents an exploration of the turbulent history of Haiti, from Columbus's arrival to the abduction of former president Jean-Bertrand Aristide in , and the nation's ongoing struggle to .

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