Captured (Astonishing Headlines) by Kent Publishing

By Kent Publishing

This new sequence of nonfiction readers will seize a student's curiosity from the first actual web page! Designed with reluctant readers in brain, those riveting 64-page softcover books supply brief chapters on high-interest headlines. every one bankruptcy is its personal mini-book, which incorporates a timeline, keyword phrases, and fascinating proof. interesting black and white photos preserve the pages turning. A bibliography encourages additional topical reading.\n\nRead approximately a few of history's most enjoyable captures! Tragedy or triumph? all of it relies on who-or what-is captured. The captive could be a runaway slave in the course of the Civil battle, or a battle legal stuck lengthy after international battle II. or even the captive is a unprecedented tremendous squid from the ocean's depths.

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Soldiers in English. “I am Saddam Hussein,” he said. “I am president of Iraq. ” Right after his capture, Saddam was cooperative and talkative. A short time later, however, he was defiant. Iraqi leaders met with him. They told him people were dancing in the streets, celebrating his capture. “Those are mobs,” Saddam said. The leaders asked him to explain the mass graves filled with his victims. “Those are thieves,” Saddam insisted. 58 Saddam was asked about the killing of thousands of Kurds in 1988.

The book ends as Alcatraz becomes a national park. The author tells about many attempted escapes. Learn more about Bernard Coy and his gang. Several people died, but none escaped. Learn more about Frank Lee Morris and the Anglin brothers. They are the ones who tried to escape from the island by using a raft. ” 60 One chapter describes a day in the life of an inmate. The author tells us about some famous inmates. They include Al Capone and Robert “Birdman” Stroud. You can see pictures of old guard towers and a cell.

On October 18, Dowdy was arrested. He admitted that he had filed a false report. He had not seen a van leaving the hardware store. False tips like this one made the task force’s job even more difficult. Also on October 18, one of the killers called a priest in Ashland, Virginia. The killer again claimed to be God. He also mentioned crimes in Alabama. Thinking the call was a prank, the priest hung up. He did not report the call to the police. On October 19, they shot and wounded a man in a parking lot in 44 Ashland.

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