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Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption

Hillenbrand, Laura.

New York : Random House, c2010.

xviii, 473 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--Lt. Louis Zamperini. Captured by the Japanese and driven to the limits of endurance, Zamperini would answer desperation with ingenuity; suffering with hope, resolve, and humor.

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ISBN:

9781400064168 (hbk. : alk. paper)

ISBN:

1400064163 (hbk. : alk. paper)

LC Call No:

D805.J3 Z364 2010

Dewey Class No:

940.54/7252092 B 22

Author:

Hillenbrand, Laura.

Title:

Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption / Laura Hillenbrand.

VaryingTitle:

World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption

VaryingTitle:

World War Two story of survival, resilience, and redemption

VaryingTitle:

WWII story of survival, resilience, and redemption

Publisher:

New York : Random House, c2010.

Physical:

xviii, 473 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 405-457) and index.

Summary:

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--Lt. Louis Zamperini. Captured by the Japanese and driven to the limits of endurance, Zamperini would answer desperation with ingenuity; suffering with hope, resolve, and humor.

Subject:

Zamperini, Louis,--1917-

Subject:

United States.--Army Air Forces.--Heavy Bombardment Group, 307th.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.

Subject:

Prisoners of war--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Prisoners of war--Japan--Biography.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area.

Subject:

Long-distance runners--United States--Biography.

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