On Wings of Eagles Paperback / softback
by Ken Follett
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.
They are captured and held in a heavily guarded fortress.
Their situation is desperate, with the US government refusing to get them out.
But all hope is not lost . . . A Daring RescueThis is the fictionalised real-life story of a Green Beret colonel, who came out of retirement to lead a secret raid; the computer executives, shaped into a crack commando team; and the Texas industrialist, Ross Perot, who would not abandon two Americans in an Iranian jail. A Dangerous EscapeBreaking the prisoners out is only the beginning of the mission.
In order to get to the safety of the Turkish border, they must make a treacherous overland journey whilst avoiding an enemy that is closing in . . .
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 656 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 28/05/2019
- Category: Espionage & spy thriller
- ISBN: 9781509862351
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