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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 1/23 Ian Strauss wrote: Buried Alive recounts the events surrounding the capture and eventual rescue of Roy Hallums in Iraq. Roy was held hostage for 311 days by his Iraqi captures. Roy is retired military and was working as a civilian during the time of his capture. He is one of the few Americans to have been rescued from ... Buried Alive by Roy Hallums

Ian's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/21 AvidReaderRN wrote: by Roy Hallums Thomas Nelson Publisher This is a true story of Roy Hallums kidnapping while in Iraq working as a contractor.  He was held in captivity for 311 awful, horrible days. The Iraqis that held him beat him repeatedly, lied to him, kept him tied up and blindfolded, and barely fed him. His family-his ex-wife, 2 ... Buried Alive: The True Story of Kidnapping, Captivity, and a Dramatic Rescue

AvidReaderRN's Rating:

3 Stars

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 2/28 Liza Ans wrote: I chose this book, because it sounded like an interesting read and I love to read true-story books. Buried Alive describes the kidnapping of 56 year old man named Roy who was in captivity for 311 days prior to living ... Buried Alive By Roy Hallums

Liza's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/26 Analisa Fulwood wrote: Buried Alive is the account of the kidnapping of 56 year old Roy who lived and worked in Bagdad. This book is a first hand account of 311 days of captivity. First let me make it clear that I am glad Roy Hallums made it back home to his family and friends. I can’t imagine even after having read the ... Buried Alive

Analisa's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/17 Hope Lyman wrote: When offered the chance to review "Buried Alive" by Roy Hallums, I immediately accepted. This looked like a very interesting book. Buried Alive is the true account of an American contractor who was kidnapped by Iraqi insurgents in November of 2004. He was then held hostage for 10 months, spending ... Buried Alive by Roy Hallums

Hope's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/17 Cookie wrote: Buried Alive is a book about an American contractor who has his trust in others torn from him when a fellow colleague goes against the American Government and joins forces with a group of Iraqi Terrorists and kidnaps Roy Hallum, the contractor, and others. The book follows the trials and tribulations ... Buried Alive

Cookie's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/5 Linda Adams wrote: Buried Alive is Roy Hallums’ personal account of being held prisoner by Iraqis for a year before being rescued by American troops.  He endured terrible hardships and treatment, surviving by taking one day at a time. Usually when I see a book like this, it’s written with the help of a co-author who has written other ... Review: Buried Alive by Roy Hallums

Linda's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/1 Ellen Shasko wrote: If you've ever wondered how frightening life as an American in post-Saddam Iraq, then Buried Alive by Roy Hallums provides all the detail you would ever want to know. Hallums, a contractor working in Iraq, was captured and spent 311 days in captivity, most of it in an underground room. Hallums details ... Book Review: Buried Alive by Roy Hallums

Ellen 's Rating:

2 Stars

On 1/27 enough a cynic to believe wrote: Buried Alive recounts the experience of American contractor Roy Hallums while working in Iraq. In November of 2004, Hallums was in his office when a group of individuals burst into his office, bound and gagged him, and threw him into a car as they sped away from the compound of the company for which ... Buried Alive

enough a cynic to believe's Rating:

2 Stars