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The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

Morton Freedgood

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

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Published by Putnam in New York, USA .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511 R4154 T25
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination316p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18603344M

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The Taking of Pelham One Two Three () is a thriller novel by Morton Freedgood, writing under the pen name John Godey. The novel's title is derived from the train's radio call sign. When a New York City Subway train leaves to start a run, it is given a call sign based upon the time it left and where; in this case, Pelham Bay Park station at p.m.

Directed by Joseph Sargent. With Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, Martin Balsam, Hector Elizondo. In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers.

Even if it's paid, how could they get away?/10(K). Directed by Félix Enríquez Alcalá. With Edward James Olmos, Vincent D'Onofrio, Donnie Wahlberg, Richard Schiff. In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers.

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He died at his home in West New York, NJ on Ap Read more. Customer reviews. out of 5 stars. 4 out of 5. 87 customer ratings. 5 star 4/5(86). About the Book After a New York City train leaves the Pelham station at p.m., four armed men take control of it—along with seventeen passengers.

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