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Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled off the Most Audacious Rescue in History

Mendez, Antonio J. (Author). Baglio, Matt. (Added Entry). Mendez, Antonio J. (Credited).

An account of the 1979 Iran hostage crisis recalls how six of the intended American hostages escaped from Iranian militants and were rescued by the co-author and his unlikely team of CIA agents and Hollywood insiders during a high-risk mission in Tehran conducted in the guise of a movie scouting expedition.

Welcome to the revolution -- Picking up the pieces -- Diplomacy -- Nowhere to run -- Canada to the rescue -- Lessons from the past -- Assembling the team -- Cover story -- Hollywood -- Studio Six -- A cosmic conflagration -- Getting ready to launch -- Onlocation in Iran -- Final preparations -- The escape -- Aftermath.

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ISBN: 9780670026227
ISBN: 0670026220
Physical Description: 310 p.;
Publisher: Viking,