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Jul 23, 2012 Gerald rated it liked it
Jerry Levin assumes his new assignment as CNN's bureau chief in Beirut in the latter part of December 1983. His wife Sis joins him there about a month later. Sis has just begun to settle in and make lot of new friends and find where she can make a contribution there, when on March 7, 1984, Jerry is kidnapped by Hizballah (NOTE: Today this is generally spelled Hezbollah, but it was shown Hizballah in the book.), the radical Iranian-backed Lebanese faction. Sis is overwhelmed by events and at firs ...more