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Highest duty : my search for what really matters

Author: Chesley Sullenberger; Jeffrey Zaslow
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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: Biography
Named Person: Chesley Sullenberger; Chesley Sullenberger
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chesley Sullenberger; Jeffrey Zaslow
ISBN: 9780061924682 0061924687
OCLC Number: 435730624
Description: viii, 340 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill., 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.
Responsibility: Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger with Jeffrey Zaslow.

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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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