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Aug 30, 2011
| ISBN 9780143119982
Sep 21, 2010
| ISBN 9781101442913
Sep 07, 2010
| 1311 Minutes
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Aug 30, 2011 | ISBN 9780143119982
Sep 21, 2010 | ISBN 9781101442913
Sep 07, 2010 | ISBN 9781101436745
"Betancourt’s riveting account…is an unforgettable epic of moral courage and human endurance." –Los Angeles Times
In the midst of her campaign for the Colombian presidency in 2002, Ingrid Betancourt traveled into a military-controlled region, where she was abducted by the FARC, a brutal terrorist guerrilla organization in conflict with the government. She would spend the next six and a half years captive in the depths of the Colombian jungle. Even Silence Has an End is her deeply moving and personal account of that time. The facts of her story are astounding, but it is Betancourt’s indomitable spirit that drives this very special narrative-an intensely intelligent, thoughtful, and compassionate reflection on what it really means to be human.
Ingrid Bettancourt tells the story of her captivity in the Colombian jungle, sharing powerful teachings of resilience, resistance, and faith.
Born December 25, 1961, in Bogotá, Colombia, Ingrid Betancourt was a politician and presidential candidate celebrated for her determination to combat widespread corruption. In 2002 she was taken hostage by the FARC, a brutal terrorist guerrilla organization. For more than… More about Ingrid Betancourt
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