Time Magazine: The Hostages Breakthrough! – January 26, 1981


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Vintage Time Magazine publish date January 26, 1981 featuring the Iran Hostage Crisis and Jimmy Carter.

See images for condition of the magazine and some excerpts from the interior pages. Cover is loose and torn.

This is a vintage item sold as is – buyer accepts understanding of condition issues due to age. Please send any questions prior to purchase.

Historical Context:
On November 4, 1979, 52 United States diplomats and citizens were held hostage after a group of militarized Iranian college students belonging to the Muslim Student Followers of the Imam’s Line, who supported the Iranian Revolution, took over the U.S. Embassy in Tehran and took them as hostages. A diplomatic standoff ensued. The hostages were held for 444 days, being released on January 20, 1981.

Additional information

Weight 5 oz
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 2 in