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- ISBN: 9781101609224 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1101609222 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 
|Summary, etc.:|| -- New York Times They get more than they bargained for. Bandits hijack them. They wake up in a hut, hooded, bound, no food or water. Hostages. As a personal favor, John Wells is asked to try to find them, but he does so reluctantly. East Africa isn?t his usual playing field. And when he arrives, he finds that the truth behind the kidnappings is far more complex than he imagined. The clock is ticking. The White House is edging closer to an invasion of Somalia. Wells has a unique ability to go undercover, and to make things happen, but if he can?t find the hostages soon, they?ll be dead ? and the U.S. may be in a war it never should have begun.
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