A captain's duty: Somali pirates, Navy SEALs, and dangerous days at sea

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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.
Describes the author's five days as a hostage of Somali pirates who boarded his ship, the Maersk Alabama, in the Gulf of Aden, relating the extreme hardship and dangers he faced and his daring rescue by Navy SEALs.
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full_title captain s duty somali pirates navy seals and dangerous days at sea
author phillips richard
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series Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
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subject_facet BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs, Hijacking of ships -- Aden, Gulf of, Maersk Alabama (Ship), Merchant mariners -- United States -- Biography, Phillips, Richard, -- 1955-, Phillips, Richard, -- 1956-, Ship captains -- United States -- Biography, TRANSPORTATION / Ships & Shipbuilding / General
title_display A captain's duty : Somali pirates, Navy Seals, and dangerous days at sea
title_full A captain's duty : Somali pirates, Navy SEALs, and dangerous days at sea [electronic resource] / Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty, A captain's duty : Somali pirates, Navy Seals, and dangerous days at sea / Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty, A captain's duty [text (large print)] : Somali pirates, navy SEALs, and dangerous days at sea / by Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty
title_short A captain's duty :
title_sub Somali pirates, Navy SEALs, and dangerous days at sea
topic_facet Hijacking of ships, Merchant mariners, Phillips, Richard, Ship captains