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6 edition of Hostage Takers found in the catalog.

Hostage Takers

by H.H.A. Cooper

  • 392 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Paladin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Criminology,
  • General,
  • Law Enforcement,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Police & security services,
  • Social Science / Criminology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8379755M
    ISBN 100873642090
    ISBN 109780873642095
    OCLC/WorldCa8978517

    My understanding is that HOSTAGE TAKER is the first in a series. I hope so; Eve Rossi and her band of criminals are too good to disappear after just one book. Pintoff’s demonstrated ability to balance plot and character while keeping things moving at mph will make any number of subsequent appearances more than welcome. The Hanafi Siege occurred on March 9–11, when three buildings in Washington, D.C. were seized by 12 "Hanafi Movement" gunmen. The gunmen were led by Hamaas Abdul Khaalis, who wanted to bring attention to the murder of his family in They took hostages and killed radio journalist Maurice Williams. After a hour standoff, the gunmen surrendered and all remaining hostages Location: Washington, DC.

    Hostage Taker: A Novel (Eve Rossi) by Pintoff, Stefanie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at x - Hostage Taker: a Novel Eve Rossi by Pintoff, Stefanie - AbeBooks. Hostage takers. [Philip Steele] -- Go behind the headlines to explore the wider background of news stories that are making a major impact across the world. In Hostage-takers, we ask who are today's hostage-takers and what do they.

      Buy a cheap copy of Hostage Taker book by Stefanie Pintoff. Free shipping over $ Skip to content. Search Button. Categories Collectibles Movies & TV Blog Share to Facebook. Share to Pinterest. Share to Twitter. ISBN: X. ISBN Hostage Taker (Book #1 . Operation Entebbe or Operation Thunderbolt was a successful counter-terrorist hostage-rescue mission carried out by commandos of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) at Entebbe Airport in Uganda on 4 July A week earlier, on 27 June, an Air France Airbus A jet airliner with passengers had been hijacked by two members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine – External Location: Entebbe Airport, Uganda.


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Product details Series: Eve Rossi (Book 1) Hardcover: pages Publisher: Bantam (Aug ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of /5(). The Hostage Takers is a short story in the DI Kayli Bright series and if I had to choose a favourite series by this wonderful author, then this is it, although I do love them all.

In this book, Kayli Bright gets news that her husband Mark is trapped in the nightclub that he works as doorman/5. Hostage Taker is the latest book by Stefanie Pintoff and the first in a new series featuring Eve Rossi, Profiler and Hostage Negotiator for the FBI and her VIDOCQ team.

From the very start, this book had my complete and total attention/5. Using case studies, debate sidebars, and critical thinking questions, Hostage Takers allows readers to critically explore the media’s coverage of terrorism and hostage situations, exposing them to differing perspectives on how best to deal with these threats now and in the future.

“Hostage Taker is a brilliant thriller from a gifted writer. Stefanie Pintoff expands her range with this ambitious and masterfully crafted tale, and the result is a tension-filled tightrope walk of a novel/5().

[Hostage Taker] will keep you awake nights The book boasts a dynamic heroine The book boasts a dynamic heroine You will never look at the beauties of the complicated structure that is St.

Patrick's Cathedral in New York quite the same again.". This book is a decent history of the Iranian Revolution and the hostage crisis of dozens of U.S. diplomats which followed.

However, the author has difficulty sticking to his subject, and spends lots of time talking about other trends in the s in general, which he never relates to his subject, and giving his personal views about just about /5.

The Hostage Takers: A DI Kayli Bright Novella Kindle Edition by M A Comley (Author)/5(22). The twists are good, and the emotion level climbs higher and higher Pintoff has serious potential to go into waters already charted by the likes of Lisa Gardner, Tami Hoag, and Allison Brennan.”—Sarah Weinman, The Crime Lady “Amazing [Hostage Taker] will keep you awake nights The book boasts a dynamic heroine.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Hostage Taker: A Novel/5(11). In Bowden’s book, you can feel them on every page.” —Richard Lacayo, Time “Mark Bowden is a master storyteller, exceptionally skilled at placing military and political events in a meaningful context.

Thus, Guests of the Ayatollah may be his most timely and valuable work to dateCited by:   The FBI’s chief hostage negotiator recounts harrowing standoffs, including the Waco siege with David Koresh and the Branch Davidians, in a memoir that serves as a Cited by: 2.

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The team behind the book has been acutely aware, that it will, no doubt, be read by pirates. Its guidelines promote deescalating behavior that aims to eliminate misunderstandings, conflict and unintentional provocation. Embossed with florid Shia mysticism, the episode has taken on the force of national myth—an epic story of a small group of devout young gerogan-girha (hostage-takers) who, armed with only prayer.

The Hostage book. Read 91 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. James Patterson’s BookShots. Short, fast-paced, high-impact entertainme /5. Directed by Andy Hay. With Raad Rawi, Ian Bartholomew, Dhafer L'Abidine, Simon Kassianides. The UK government's decision to sell nuclear reactors to Saudi Arabia raises many concerns in the the various services but MI-5's immediate concern is that one of four Saudi Officials arriving in the UK may have a money connection to Al Qaeda.

At the same time, they know a group of /10(). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Hostage Taker: A Novel by Stefanie Pintoff at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Random House Publishing Group. The details on when and why in the process to offer some concessions to the hostage taker(s) was especially interesting.

As it is written by a negotiator, the bias toward After watching the recent Waco miniseries, I became more interested in hostage negotiation and Gary Noesner, a lead hostage negotiator for the FBI/5(). Meet Eve Rossi and the Vidocq Team in Hostage Taker The first Eve Rossi novel.

Barry Award Nominee for Best Thriller. Suspense Magazine Best Book of —Thriller/Suspense category. Library Journal Best Book of —Thriller category!. I n the hushed quiet of early morning Manhattan, in front of the towering brass doors of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, a young woman holds a sign that.

After a brutal hostage taker invades St. Patrick’s Cathedral, a team of misfits led by the emotionally damaged Eve Rossi takes charge in this fast-paced thriller.

Although known for period crime novels, Pintoff successfully transitions to the present when she recruits the reluctant FBI profiler Eve Rossi to help defuse a mystifying hostage situation at the iconic New York City : Stefanie Pintoff.takers, hostage situations, and offensive actions to be considered in most police calls for assistance.

The anatomy of a hostage situation was presented by Wesselius and DeSarno () as they exemplified the social psychologi-cal interplay between hostage and hostage taker. Friedland () examined hostage negotiation types, processes, and.The hostage-taker might be emotionally or mentally disturbed.

His or her specific reason for taking a hostage may be illogical. He or she may be suicidal. This is the only type of hostage situation in which the hostage is often related to the hostage-taker. This type of hostage situation is : Ed Grabianowski.