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The Man Who Fooled SAVAK by Douglas Roberts

The Man Who Fooled SAVAK

by Douglas Roberts

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0982993129, Paperback)

A true story about the power of love and what one man did to save his girlfriend and her mother from certain death in the hands of one of the most brutal dictatorships of modern times. IT'S 1971. As a former anti-war activist against the war in Vietnam, Doug Roberts now a draftee in the U.S. Army is assigned to the classified message center in Tehran, Iran, where he uncovers evidence that the regime is corrupt and propped up by one of the most brutal secret police forces in modern times – SAVAK. HE KNOWS THIS BECAUSE his Iranian girlfriend's family is feeling SAVAK's repression and later he nearly loses his life as he also is targeted by SAVAK. Now, he’s caught in the middle. What to do? HE LAUNCHES A THRILLING AND DANGEROUS PLAN to smuggle his girlfriend and her mother out of the country. What transpires is a romantic thriller of love and freedom and what one man would do to have both. Inspired by true events!

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:13:58 -0500)

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