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Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst

Dir: Robert Stone, 2004

7/10

The 1974 kidnapping of socialite and heir to the multi-million dollar Hearst fortune, Patty Hearst, is a fascinating insight into the workings of the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) and the effects of Stockholm syndrome. 293 more words

American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst ~ By Jeffrey Toobin - 4.0 Stars

Thanks to NetGalley and Doubleday Books for providing an eARC in exchange for an honest review.

384 Pages

Synopsis: On February 4, 1974, Patty Hearst, a senior in college and heiress to the Hearst family fortune, was kidnapped by a ragtag group of self-styled revolutionaries calling itself the Symbionese Liberation Army. 656 more words

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All is not Forgotten by Wendy Walker

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REVIEW: AMERICAN HEIRESS, BY JEFFREY TOOBIN

She seemed to be living an idyllic life in the early 1970s. But Patricia Campbell Hearst apparently had a lot of unresolved issues: about her parents, Randolph and Catherine Campbell Hearst, their expectations, and even about her fiancé, Steven Weed, with whom she had been living in an ordinary Berkeley apartment while she attended classes. 488 more words

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American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst

Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: Doubleday; First Edition edition (August 2, 2016) 476 more words

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Dan and Patty Hearst 42 years after her Kidnapping

Book review of American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trail of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobin.

Hannah and I married at her father’s Christmas tree farm in East Penfield, NY in 1972.   372 more words

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The Hahn Hostage Crisis

With a phalanx of microphones aimed at him like machine guns, a visibly shaken Rick Hahn once again attempted in vain to address continuing questions about the direction (or lack thereof) of the Chicago White Sox Thursday. 468 more words

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