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SIMPLE COURAGE: A True Story of Peril on the Sea.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Random House, (2006.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The story of Captain Kurt Carlsen, the skipper of the American freighter, 'Flying Enterprise,' which on Christmas Day 1951 was split open in a fierce North Atlantic storm. Carlsen ferried all of the passengers over rough seas to rescue ships, but then refused to leave the Enterprise and spent the next two weeks trying to bring the badly crippled ship to port. Photographs. xii, 300 pp. ISBN: 1400065240.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 45263More details Price: $18.00