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The Resource Unbroken : an extraordinary true story of courage and survival, Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken : an extraordinary true story of courage and survival, Laura Hillenbrand

Label
Unbroken : an extraordinary true story of courage and survival
Title
Unbroken
Title remainder
an extraordinary true story of courage and survival
Statement of responsibility
Laura Hillenbrand
Title variation
Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the story of a U.S. airman who survived when his bomber crashed into the sea during World War II, spent forty-seven days adrift in the ocean before being rescued by the Japanese Navy, and was held as a prisoner until the end of the war
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2012.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2011.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
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10150625
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Hillenbrand, Laura
Dewey number
940.547252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
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1010
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Zamperini, Louis
  • United States
  • Aeroplane crash survival
  • Long-distance runners
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
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a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Label
Unbroken : an extraordinary true story of courage and survival, Laura Hillenbrand
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Random House, 2010; London: Fourth Estate, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000049113331
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xviii, 473 p
Isbn
9780007378036
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)827640218
Label
Unbroken : an extraordinary true story of courage and survival, Laura Hillenbrand
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Random House, 2010; London: Fourth Estate, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000049113331
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xviii, 473 p
Isbn
9780007378036
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)827640218

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