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Skyjack [electronic resource] : The Hunt for D. B. Cooper. Geoffrey Gray.

Gray, Geoffrey. (Author). Gray, Geoffrey. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307735829 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (8 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2011.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Geoffrey Gray.
Summary, etc.: "I have a bomb here and I would like you to sit by me." That was the note handed to a stewardess by a mild-mannered passenger on a Northwest Orient flight in 1971. It was the start of one of the most astonishing whodunits in the history of American true crime: how one man extorted $200,000 from an airline, then parachuted into the wilds of the Pacific Northwest and into oblivion. D. B. Cooper's case has become the stuff of legend and obsessed and cursed his pursuers with everything from bankruptcy to suicidal despair. Now with SKYJACK, journalist Geoffrey Gray delves into this unsolved mystery uncovering new leads in the infamous case. Starting with a tip from a private investigator into a promising suspect (a Cooper lookalike, Northwest employee, and trained paratrooper), Gray is propelled into the murky depths of a decades-old mystery, conducting new interviews and obtaining a first-ever look at Cooper's FBI file. Beginning with a heartstopping and...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 228988 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
True Crime.
Genre: Electronic books.

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