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Kidnapped by the Taliban

Kidnapped by the Taliban A Story of Terror, Hope, and Rescue by SEAL Team Six

By Dilip Joseph, with James Lund
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.55 Stars

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On 3/26 Chestnut Grove Academy wrote: Kidnapped by the Taliban: A Story of Terror, Hope, and Rescue by SEAL Team Six by Dr. Dilip Joseph was a great read! I think you will be surprised of his experience as a Taliban hostage. Dr. Dilip Joseph was in Afghanistan doing non profit medical work when he and 2 of his associates were kidnapped ... Book Review: Kidnapped by the Taliban by Dr. Dilip Joseph

Chestnut Grove Academy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/25 parsnipsandparsimony wrote: Are you looking for a gripping book to read this long winter? Definitely check out Kidnapped by the Taliban, then. I had received a free copy from BookLook to read and review. Let me just say, it is an amazing story and one that I couldn’t put down until I had read the entire book. The book begins ... A Different Perspective Of The Taliban

parsnipsandparsimony's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/24 Jeff Randleman wrote: I cannot imagine the horror of being kidnapped by terrorists. The media seems to be full of instances of Americans or other westerners being snagged by the Taliban or other terrorist groups and executed. What these people must go through during those dark hours must be horrendous. Few come away from ... Book Review – Kidnapped By The Taliban by Dilip Joseph

Jeff's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/12 Jonathon Burns wrote: Dilip Joseph is a medical doctor who works with Morning Star Development. During a part of 2012 he was stationed in Afghanistan and helped those without access to basic health care. On December 5, 2012 Dilip and two of his colleagues were on their way to Kabul after working in their clinic when they ... Kidnapped by the Taliban bu Dilip Joseph, MI with James Lund

Jonathon's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/7 (not your) Average Reader wrote: Kidnapped by the Taliban is a first-hand report of one man’s dream made real, the very real physical threats to that dream and the peace made possible through Joseph’s faith in God when that dream was threatened. This well-written account leads us to know Dilip Joseph and his desire through faith ... A Cause For Hope

(not your) Average Reader's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/1 shane lems wrote: In 2012, Dr. Dilip Joseph and two of his colleagues were taken hostage in Afghanistan by terrorists. He was rescued by Seal Team Six and some Afghan soldiers. This past year Joseph’s account of his capture and rescue was published in book form: "Kidnapped by the Taliban" by Dilip Joseph. I hadn’t ... Terror, Hope, and Rescue

shane's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/23 Joy Boyer wrote: Wow, what a book! I was seriously blown away by this one. In late November 2012, Dilip Joseph traveled to Afghanistan as he had done many times before. Being a medical doctor, he was connected with an organization helping, and educating the people there. He didn’t realize how that trip would be different ... Wow, what a read!

Joy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/20 Josh Hill wrote: It is one thing to think back to the time when Jews and Samaritans were enemies and to try and understand what the act of kindness in Jesus' "Good Samaritan" parable meant. It is another to read the story of a doctor who was kidnapped by the taliban and came to realize that they were in many ways products ... Love Your Enemies

Josh Hill's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/10 Savannah wrote: My Thoughts: I was very surprised with this book. I was expecting horrible conditions and physical torture and basically..a horror story. Don’t get me wrong; the conditions were dire and there was emotional torture and even with the first-hand account of the events, I can’t even really imagine what ... Very good read, surprised me though

Savannah 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/1 Jamie Little wrote: Kidnapped by the Taliban is the account of Dilip Joseph, a doctor working for a non-profit organization as a medical humanitarian. On a routine trip to Afghanistan, Dilip and two of his co-workers are stopped on a remote road by a handful of young men with automatic weapons. The three men are kidnapped ... Book Review: Kidnapped by the Taliban

Jamie's Rating:

5 Stars