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The Captain Asks for a Show of Hands by Nick Flynn
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Sep 18, 2011

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With a focus on torture, I really appreciated Flynn's ability to make the book feel as personal as he did. I was especially fond of his redacted poem, a form that can come off as trite, but which worked well here.
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