A Captain's Duty

A Captain's Duty

Somali Pirates, Navy Seals, and Dangerous Days at Sea

Book - 2010
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Tells the dramatic life-and-death tale of the Vermont native who, in April of 2009, was held captive on a tiny lifeboat off Somalia's anarchic, gun-plagued shores.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, ©2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781401323806
Branch Call Number: 364.164092 P5628c 2010
Characteristics: 286 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Talty, Stephan


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This is the memoir of Richard Phillips upon which the movie is based. There is more material here about his personal life and inner thoughts than in the movie.

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