The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

by Michael Scott Moore

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062449191
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 07/24/2018
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 464
Sales rank: 5,846
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Michael Scott Moore is an accomplished author and journalist, a California native and a longtime resident of Berlin. His comic novel about L.A., Too Much of Nothing, was published in 2003, and Sweetness and Blood, a travel book about the spread of surfing to odd corners of the world, was named a book of the year by The Economist in 2010. Moore has written about politics, literature, and travel for The Atlantic, Der Spiegel, Pacific Standard, Bloomberg Businessweek, and the Los Angeles Review of Books.

Table of Contents

Prologue 1

Part 1 The Rumor Kitchen 5

Part 2 Underworld 49

Part 3 Living in Civilization Keeps us Civilized 85

Part 4 The Ambiguous Asian Fishing Boat 141

Part 5 Flight 193

Part 6 No God But God 255

Part 7 The Hostage Cookbook 297

Part 8 Stronger than Dirt 345

Part 9 Fugue 409

Acknowledgments 445

Glossary of Names 447

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