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The captain

Author: Jan De Hartog
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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The story of a Hollander, escaped from the Nazis, who becomes captain of a Dutch tug assigned to convoy duty on the perilous Murmansk run. Dangers of the sea are complicated for the captain by an emotional involvement with the widow of his liaison officer and also by a challenge that confronts him as he is revolted by the needless slaughter of war.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002.
Captain.
New York, Atheneum, 1966
(OCoLC)583953310
Online version:
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002.
Captain.
New York, Atheneum, 1966
(OCoLC)626529304
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan De Hartog
OCLC Number: 1434669
Description: 434 pages : color map (on lining papers) ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jan de Hartog.

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The story of a Hollander, escaped from the Nazis, who becomes captain of a Dutch tug assigned to convoy duty on the perilous Murmansk run. Dangers of the sea are complicated for the captain by an emotional involvement with the widow of his liaison officer and also by a challenge that confronts him as he is revolted by the needless slaughter of war.

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