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Buried Alive

Buried Alive The True Story of Kidnapping, Captivity, and a Dramatic Rescue (NelsonFree)

By Roy Hallums
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.99 Stars

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On 12/11 Logan Rapp wrote: This book will make you think about your faith and trusting God as a human being. After the author spent over 300 in capture in Iraq, one would say the author would be mad at God. However, he grew closer to God through his experience. I would recommend this book to anyone who loves a good thriller or ... Buried Alive

Logan's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/5 Amit Tiwari wrote: Last week I finished book ‘Burried Alive’. It is based on a True Story of Kidnapping, Captivity, and a Dramatic Rescue.The first 14 chapters (64 pages) were so dramatic and so well written that I could not put the book down. Dr. Cuozzo tells of his 1979 trip to the Museum of Man in Paris to do radiographic ... Buried Alive

Amit's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/22 BooksatVioletCrush wrote: Roy was a 56 year old retired Naval commander working for a food supply contractor in Baghdad’s high-end Mansour district. In 2004, Roy was kidnapped by gunmen who stormed his Office. 3 Iraqi’s and a Filipino Robert was kidnapped along with him. After shuffling Roy and Robert to a few places, they ... Buried Alive

BooksatVioletCrush's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/25 Haelie wrote: What would you do if you were kidnapped in a foreign country knowing practically none of their language nor their intentions behind your kidnapping? Would you - could you survive?  Considering torture, unsanitary living conditions, and uncertainty of rescue or release...How long?  A few days?  ... Buried Alive by Roy Hallums

Haelie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/31 Karthikeyan R wrote: Buried Alive is a book based on a true story narrating the ordeals of a man after being kidnapped while working in Post-war Iraq. The story revolves around an American, Roy Hallums (the Author himself) who works for a Saudi Arabian company, deputed in Post-war Iraq. It is an emotionally painful, detailed ... Buried Alive

Karthikeyan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/26 Lawrence Tickle wrote: This book was good. It flowed very well and the imagery was great. I wish it had been more of a thriller book instead of excerpt chapters dedicated to the ongoings of his family back home. The treatment that he withstood and the circumstances he was in made me think twice about my time and my family. ... Book Review: Buried Alive

Lawrence 's Rating:

3 Stars

On 7/20 Nimal Nimalaprakasan wrote: “Buried Alive: The True Story of Kidnapping, Captivity, and a Dramatic Rescue” is the story of Roy Hallums, an American civilian (albeit ex-military) contractor who was kidnapped while working in Iraq and spent almost two years in captivity. The very material that is covered means that you will be ... Educational, but not a must read.

Nimal's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/19 bassyc wrote: Well, ‘Buried Alive’ was the book I was really waiting for. I had this much profound interest regarding the atrocities and disasters that are going on in war-ridden countries like Iraq, Afghanistan. I went through the books like ‘A Thousand Slendid Suns’ and ‘The Kite Runner’ ... Book Review: ‘Buried Alive’ by Roy Hallums

bassyc's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/7 Brenda Coats wrote: Buried Alive, by Roy Hallums, is a true story of an American contractor working in Iraq, kidnapped by Iraqi insurgents. He was help captive for 311 days. Most of those days were spent in a concrete tomb, infested with sand fleas, where he was poorly treated - to put it mildly. Hallums not only shares ... book review: buried alive

Brenda's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/4 uncurablebookworm wrote: Buried Alive by Roy Hallums is the story of his kidnapping by Iraqis in 2004. He was one of many hostages taken in kidnappings for ransoms to support the Iraqi terror efforts. This book is the story of the 311 days he spent as a hostage and his rescue by American Special Forces. The book also describes ... Buried Alive

uncurablebookworm's Rating:

4 Stars