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The Golden Age of Hijacking

"The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking" is a great new book by journalist Brendan Koerner. Really this book is a must-read for anybody who flies a lot -- especially those who are too young to remember just how prevalent skyjackings used to be in the United States. Koerner tells the gripping, at time preposterous story of a pair of wanna-be radicals who hijacked a Western Airlines flight to Algeria in 1972. But in many ways it's his exhaustively… ( More...

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canuck44 1
Thanx...just downloaded it to a NOOK to read on upcoming flights to Nova Scotia and back. Imagine the response of the TSA if I tried to board with a hard cover edition.


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