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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subject_facetBIOGRAPHY & 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_displayA captain's duty : Somali pirates, Navy Seals, and dangerous days at sea
title_fullA 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 : [large print] Somali pirates, navy SEALs, and dangerous days at sea / by Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty
title_shortA captain's duty
title_subSomali pirates, Navy SEALs, and dangerous days at sea
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Merchant mariners
Phillips, Richard
Ship captains