By the Rivers of Babylon

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Grand Central Publishing
Pub. Date:
2003
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English
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Two Concorde jets, protected by F-14 fighters and innumerable security officers, take off from an airport in Israel. The passengers: warriors, pacifists, lovers, enemies, and dignitaries'and a yet-undiscovered bomb planted by a terrorist bent on keeping the jets from reaching their U.N. Middle Eastern peace conference destination. A crash-landing in Babylon drops the motley crew of peace-seekers in the desert, forcing them to fight a war against an army of renegade Palestinian commandos as the Israeli authorities attempt a near-hopeless rescue mission. In a land of blood and tears, this will be an ill-equipped battle to the bitter end.
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9780446587143
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