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1990 - The Personal Account of a Journalist Under Siege Dennis McComie

1990 - The Personal Account of a Journalist Under Siege

Dennis McComie

Published 2010
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167 pages
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This book is a most important and readable account of the agonizing experience of the journalist and the people of Trinidad and Tobago during that period of six days when most of the government was held hostage in the Parliament, which was generallyMoreThis book is a most important and readable account of the agonizing experience of the journalist and the people of Trinidad and Tobago during that period of six days when most of the government was held hostage in the Parliament, which was generally under gunfire, both by terrorists outside and members of the army and police hastily summoned to the scene.The book tells of McComies hair-raising account from the broadcasting centre, master control, past staff frozen with fright and into the streets where brazen terrorists roamed up and down, while fire consumed the ancient police headquarters and other buildings in the capital city of Port of Spain.