TITLE

Kidnapped

AUTHOR(S)
Hanbury-Tenison, Robin
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);May97, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates the author's encounter with bandits in Kabul, Afghanistan. Description of the bandits' physical appearance; Efforts to befriend the bandits; Bandits' meeting with the author's friend, Johnny.
ACCESSION #
1482645

 

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