From the Concrete Floor

Fenyvesi, Charles
March 1977
New Republic;3/26/77, Vol. 176 Issue 13, p16
Details the experience of a person who was taken hostage with several people by Islamic terrorists. Description of the hostage takers; Effort to understand the reasons of the terrorists for taking them hostage; Statement that captors went back 1300 years looking for a nascent, pristine Islam with a code of honor based on the sword and retribution as the leitmotif; Physical injuries suffered by the person.


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