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Highest duty : my search for what really matters

Author: Chesley Sullenberger; Jeffrey Zaslow
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, ©2009.
Series: New York Times best sellers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Airline pilot Captain "Sully" Sullenberger tells his life story, including his perspective on the emergency landing on the Hudson River that earned him the world's admiration, and offers insight on the essential qualities--leadership, responsibility and service--that he believes have been vital to his success.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Chesley Sullenberger; Chesley Sullenberger
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chesley Sullenberger; Jeffrey Zaslow
ISBN: 9780061924682 0061924687 9780061924699 0061924695 9780061960772 0061960772 9780062564320 0062564323
OCLC Number: 435730624
Description: viii, 340 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: A flight you'd never forget --
A pilot's life --
Those who came before me --
"Measure twice, cut once" --
The gift of girls --
Fast, neat, average --
Long-term optimist, short-term realist --
This is the Captain speaking --
Showing up for life --
Anything is possible --
Managing the situation --
The view from above --
Sudden, complete, symmetrical --
Gravity --
One hundred fifty-five --
Stories heard, lives touched --
A wild ride --
Home --
The question.
Series Title: New York Times best sellers.
Responsibility: Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger with Jeffrey Zaslow.

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On January 15, 2009, Captain Chelsley Sullenberger skillfully glided US Airways Flight 1549 onto the surface of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 passengers and crew aboard. This book  Read more...

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