A Pirate Looks at Fifty Information

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A Pirate Looks at Fifty
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Author Jimmy Buffett
CountryUnited States
Published1998 (Random House)
Media typePrint
ISBN 0679435271
LC ClassML420.B874

A Pirate Looks at Fifty is the autobiography of the singer and songwriter Jimmy Buffett, revolving around the singer's fiftieth birthday. The book was released on June 3, 1998. [1] The title alludes to Buffett's 1975 song " A Pirate Looks at Forty".

Buffett chronicles important happenings up to his fiftieth (the beginnings of his career, his plane crash, etc.) and his birthday celebrations - plane hopping in South America and the Caribbean.

The book headed the New York Times Bestseller List for non-fiction in June 1998, [2] making him the sixth author in that list's history to have reached No. 1 on both the fiction and non-fiction lists.[ citation needed]


  1. ^ Buffett, Jimmy (2000). A Pirate Looks at Fifty. ISBN  9780449005866. Retrieved October 4, 2011.
  2. ^ New York Times Best Seller Non-Fiction