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By Herbert Braun

This awesome booklet tells the tale of 1 man's kidnapping in Colombia from the first-person views of all these concerned: the guerrillas, the sufferer, his spouse, his buddies, and his brother-in-law, Herbert Braun. during this moment variation, the writer has additional a brand new bankruptcy that recounts the patience of Colombia and Colombians within the face of escalating kidnapping and violence, explores the present political state of affairs in Colombia, and reevaluates his personal advanced reaction to the guerrillas.

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