On Wings of Eagles is the thrilling novel based on the incredible real-life rescue of two Americans by a Green Beret colonel and a group of corporate executives from revolutionary Iran, from number one bestseller Ken Follett. A Terrifying PrisonAs Iran descends into revolution two Americans get caught up in the upheaval.
Captured, they are held in a heavily fortified prison fortress.
Their situation is desperate, with the US government refusing to get them out. A Daring RescueHope is, however, not completely lost as their boss, Ross Perot, the millionaire head of EDS, takes it upon himself to organise a rescue attempt.
He enlists the aid of a Green Beret, Colonel `Bull' Simons, famed World War II and Vietnam commando, to train his executives for the operation and the fight to come. A Dangerous EscapeIn this gripping account of an incredible real-life rescue, breaking the prisoners out is only the beginning.
They must then make a treacherous overland escape to the safety of the Turkish border, even as they are hunted by an enemy who is closing in . . .
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 640 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 30/05/2019
- Category: Espionage & spy thriller
- ISBN: 9781509862351
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