A Captain's Duty
Publish date: September 26th 2013
Publisher: Transworld Digital
Edition language: English
, Non Fiction
, Media Tie In
People who loved the feelgood story of a courageous sea captain fighting against pirates and heroically sacrificing himself for the greater good will probably want to skip this review. People with a low tolerance for high-handed arrogance would do well to skip this book. First off, I read it becau...
I read this book as I wanted to compare it to the movie "Captain Phillips", which I thoroughly enjoyed. Quite frankly, from reading other reviews, I wasn't expecting too much from this book. However, I did actually enjoy it! The reason that I gave this book 3 stars was because it could be massively ...
11/10/13** After seeing the movie, I was very interested in reading the book. The movie left out parts of the backstory - how Rich Phillips progressed up the career ladder, where he started. It also left out how his wife was coping while he was a hostage. I read this in a day and thoroughly enjoye...