By Adrian Levy, Catherine Scott-Clark
Mumbai, 2008. at the evening of November 26, Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists attacked ambitions during the urban, together with the Taj Mahal Palace inn, one of many world’s such a lot particular luxurious inns. For sixty-eight hours, thousands have been held hostage as photographs rang out and a big hearth raged. while the smoke cleared, thirty-one humans have been lifeless and lots of extra were injured. merely the brave activities of employees and guests—including Mallika Jagad, Bob Nichols, and Taj common supervisor Binny Kang—prevented a far greater demise toll.
With a deep figuring out of the zone and its politics and a story aptitude resembling middle of the night in Peking, newshounds Cathy Scott-Clark and Adrian Levy vividly spread the tragic occasions in a real-life mystery packed with suspense, tragedy, historical past, and heroism.