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reader ´ The Captain ↠ Jan de Hartog The book centers around the specialized Ocean tugboat trade In Harinxma then a young tugboat officer escapes to Britain The Kwel company has managed to get away I have always thought of this book as one of my most favorite book After rereading it for the first time since the 60's I got a fresh perspective on why this particular book struck such a strong cord with me The story of the young Dutch tug boat Captain on an extremely hazardous trip acting as a rescue ship for a convoy en route to Murmamsk while under almost constant attack form German air and U Boats His description of the war action is vivid and compelling and coupled with the struggles that he faces as Captain in gaining the confidence in and authority over his small crew and then coping with the progressive and debilitating fear that he had to deal with makes this book a masterpieceJan de Hartog dramatically illustrates the horrors of war and the impact on those seeing humanity at its worst

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The CaptainEr age and under much difficult conditions than he would otherwise have had specifically acting as a rescue boat for the often suicidal Allied convoys to Murmansk Since my father named Jan but changed to John as he grew older was a Dutchman like DeHartog perhaps I felt a special kinship to this author I wrote a fan letter to him when he was very old and he kindly inscribed in trembling hand a bookplate which I had enclosed to be pasted in my copy of this bookAll his sea books are dramatic and many follow the same character as he rises in the ranks of the merchant marine and Dutch Navy in wartimeA sweet tough sailor