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Hostage in Taipei: A True Story of Forgiveness and Hope

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This true story was produced and broadcast as a docu-drama by National Geographic TV. A South African diplomat family were taken hostage by a ruthless and notorious killer in Taiwan. In the chaos of media frenzy and gun battles with police the Alexanders' lives were endangered, their faith and love put to the test, and miracles occurred. The Alexander family witnessed for ...more
Paperback, 317 pages
Published April 1st 2001 by Cladach Publishing (first published December 15th 2000)
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Troy Parfitt
Mar 03, 2011 Troy Parfitt rated it really liked it
Here's a book that's probably very hard to find and only of interest to expatriots who live in Taipei or elsewhere in Taiwan. Riveting and absolutely eye-popping, it has to do with Taiwan's most-wanted felon kidnapping the (South African) Alexander family in their own home, in Taipei, Taiwan. It was actually adapted for a TV show called Banged-Up Abroad. Engaging stuff.
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