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Author Wright, Robert A. (Robert Anthony), 1960-

Title Our man in Tehran : the true story behind the secret mission to save six Americans during the Iran Hostage Crisis and the foreign ambassador who worked with the CIA to bring them home / Robert Wright.

Imprint New York : Other Press, c2010, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    955.054 WRI    Available
Edition Other Press ed.
Description xxvi, 406 p. ; ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "First published in Canada in 2010 by HaperCollins Publishers Ltd"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 348-394) and index.
Summary Wright puts newly unclassified documents to use in recounting how Canadian ambassador Ken Taylor hid six Americans who had slipped out a side door and gathered intelligence for the U.S. government during the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Subject Taylor, Kenneth, 1934-
Iran Hostage Crisis, 1979-1981.
Diplomats -- United States.
Escapes -- Iran.
Diplomatic and consular service, Canadian -- Iran.
Diplomatic and consular service, American -- Iran.
Ambassadors -- Canada -- Biography.
Iran -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Iran.
ISBN 1590514149 (e-book)
9781590514146 (e-book)

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