A Season in Hell: My 130 Days in the Sahara with Al Qaeda by Robert R. Fowler

By Robert R. Fowler

For many years, Robert R. Fowler used to be a dominant strength in Canadian overseas affairs. in a single heart-stopping minute, all of that modified. On December 14, 2008, Fowler, performing because the UN Secretary General's specified Envoy to Niger, used to be abducted by means of Al Qaeda, turning into the top ranked UN respectable ever held captive. with his colleague Louis Guay, Fowler lived, slept and ate along with his captors for almost 5 months, gaining infrequent first-hand perception into the motivations of the world's so much feared terror workforce. Fowler's seize, unlock and next appearances have helped shed new gentle on overseas coverage and safety matters as we input the second one decade of the " struggle on Terror."

A Season in Hell is Fowler's compelling tale of his captivity, advised in his personal phrases, yet it's additionally a startlingly frank dialogue in regards to the country of a global redefined by means of clashing civilizations.

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