|
Movies Books Music Food Tv Shows Technology Politics Video Games Parenting Fashion Green Living more >

Lunch » Tags » Book » Reviews » Den of Lions

Den of Lions

2 Ratings: 5.0
A book by Terry Anderson

Anderson, an AP correspondent in Lebanon when he was kidnapped by Iranian-backed Shiites in March 1985, offers a wrenching account of his seven-year captivity. Demythologizing the heroic image of a hostage, Anderson recalls how he berated himself, while … see full wiki

Tags: Book, Cafe Libri
Author: Terry Anderson
Publisher: Ballantine Books
2 reviews about Den of Lions
review by . May 12, 2013
A heart pummeling hostage memoir of the Beirut crisis.
Terry Anderson's Den of Lions is a den of insights into the radical bi-polar terrorist mentality in which he was trapped for over seven years. His descriptions of the bombings, shootings and random daily violence that permeated around the non-citizens and the citizens of Lebanon, make this a classic Middle East hostage survivor's story. Anderson's poems of his cruel incarceration are filled with searing depth that transport you to the various scummy basement cells which he shared with …
review by . October 21, 1999
Terry Anderson's Den of Lions is a den of insights into the radical bi-polar terrorist mentality in which he was trapped for over seven years. His descriptions of the bombings, shootings and random daily violence that permeated around the non-citizens and the citizens of Lebanon, make this a classic Middle East hostage survivor's story. Anderson's poems of his cruel incarceration are filled with searing depth that transport you to the various scummy basement cells which he shared with other Westerners. …
What's your opinion on Den of Lions?
rate
2 Ratings: +5.0
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Photos
Den of Lions
Related Topics
The Outsiders (Novel)

A book by S. E. Hinton.

Shutter Island

A book by Dennis Lehane.

Moby-Dick

A novel by Herman Melville

The Bell Jar

Book

© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
()
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since
reviews
comments
ratings
questions
compliments
lists