Under Fire: An American Story

Under Fire: An American Story

by Oliver North, William Novak


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In this candid book, Oliver North, the man who has been at the centre of the Iran-Contra controversy tells the story of his life. He reveals the inside story behind the headlines and stresses the importance of his family and his enduring faith, which have seen him through the toughest times.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781682617700
Publisher: Post Hill Press
Publication date: 06/12/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 512
Sales rank: 760,212
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Erin Hunter is inspired by a love of cats and a fascination with the ferocity of the natural world. As well as having great respect for nature in all its forms, Erin enjoys creating rich mythical explanations for animal behavior. She is also the author of the bestselling Seekers series.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 1

Cast of Characters 5

Foreword 9

1 "Relieved of His Duties" 13

2 The Secret Within a Secret 28

3 Another World 45

4 Coming of Age 75

5 Combat 100

6 A New Life 150

7 Byzantium on the Potomac 181

8 Close-up 204

9 "We Bag the Bums" 230

10 The Contras 253

11 Body and Soul 275

12 Image Problems 300

13 The Second Channel 331

14 Endgame 363

15 Lights, Cameras 388

16 Circus Maximus 409

17 A Smoking Gun in the Closet 445

18 Looking Back 477

Postscript 485

Appendix 491

About the Author 505

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