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111 days in Stanleyville

by David Reed

  • 39 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kisangani (Zaire)
    • Subjects:
    • Kisangani (Zaire) -- Massacre, 1964.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David Reed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT665.S75 R4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination279 p.
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5948300M
      LC Control Number65020456
      OCLC/WorldCa1632236

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      All the mercenaries’ excesses would be forgiven if they could retake Stanleyville. The main thrust comprised more than trucks and jeeps, armored cars aban doned by the U.N. in , and an air force of vintage Douglas B Invader bombers and North American T Trojan trainers converted to fighters. Piloting the planes were CIA-backed, anti-communist Cuban exiles. Kisangani / k iː s ə ŋ ˈ ɡ ɑː n i / (formerly Stanleyville or Stanleystad) is the capital of Tshopo province in the Democratic Republic of the is the third largest urbanized city in the country and the largest of the cities that lie in the tropical woodlands of the y: DR Congo.

      Publication date Note Xerox copy, detached fron the Reader's Digest, September Also published in book form with title: days in Stanleyville.   THE CITY. The history of the Congo can be traced in Stanleyville’s scars. To understand this, they must be reopened. As Mack Secord idled on the Author: Nina Strochlic.


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It begins on August 4th,when an enraged band of Congo Rebels closes in on Stanleyville. Days In Stanleyville avg rating — 15 ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving /5.

This book, also published as "Save the Hostages!", tells the story of European and American hostages held by Simbas, a secessionist movement which erupted in the Congo in /5.

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At first light they continued the race for Stanleyville, but they were 30 km from the town when they got a message: “Paras dropped on Stan 06h” At the hotel, the hostages had long since given up hope. They had lived for days at the whim of an unpredictable and primitive people and had now settled back into passive fatalism.

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User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "The Stanleyville Massacre Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. SAVE THE HOSTAGES, originally published as Days in Stanleyville, by Readers Digest Books - A chronicle of the events of August-November, when Simba rebels in the Congo held white hostages until they were rescued by a joint US/Belgian team of USAF Cs and Belgian paratroopers.

He was the author of Days in Stanleyville, Harper & Row, NY, and Up Front in Vietnam, Funk & Wagnalls, NY, Days in Stanleyville was reprinted as Save The Hostages, Bantam Books, NY, Reed wrote Days in Stanleyville after spending more than four years in Africa during seven trips there on writing assignments.

The days of the Stanleyville crisis revealed to the President his inheritance, perhaps for the first time. During his next big crisis, in April in the Dominican Republic, in another rescue operation, 'once he moved, he moved with power and decisiveness to assure the outcome.' Then there was Vietnam.

days in Stanleyville: the hour by hour account of what really happened in the Congo. Nadine Youssef has books on Goodreads, and is currently reading Days In Stanleyville by David Reed, Look Again by Lisa Scottoline, and The Second.

Stanleyville for days. Based primarily on recently declassified and other original, unpublished sources, it is the compelling story of the ordeal of the hostages. It is also a story of decisionmaking in crisis, and an instructive account of how an international hostage crisis was managed.

There are interesting insights into the complexCited by: 5.One day, Ruth May breaks her arm while climbing a tree to spy on the "African Communist Boy Scouts" (the Jeune Mou Pro, or Congolese revolutionaries) who gather in the woods.

Nathan takes Ruth May to Stanleyville (now Kisangani) to have her arm set.Up Front in Vietnam book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(2).