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The Resource Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand

Label
Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Title
Unbroken
Title remainder
a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Statement of responsibility
Laura Hillenbrand
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 940.54/7252092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
D805.J3
LC item number
Z364 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.7
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Label
Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The one-boy insurgency -- Run like mad -- The Torrance tornado -- Plundering Germany -- Into war -- The flying coffin -- "This is it, boys" -- "Only the laundry knew how scared I was" -- Five hundred and ninety-four holes -- The stinking sea -- "Nobody's going to live through this" -- Downed -- Missing at sea -- Thirst -- Sharks and bullets -- Singing in the clouds -- Typhoon -- A dead body breathing -- Two hundred silent men -- Farting for Hirohito -- Belief -- Plots afoot -- Monster -- Hunted -- B-29 -- Madness -- Falling down -- Enslaved -- Two hundred and twenty punches -- The boiling city -- The naked stampede -- Cascades of pink peaches -- Mother's day -- The shimmering girl -- Coming undone -- The body on the mountain -- Twisted ropes ckoning whistle -- Daybreak
Control code
ocn491897854
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xix, 776 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375435010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
LARGE PRINT
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a961953
  • (Sirsi) a961953
  • (Sirsi) a961953
  • (OCoLC)491897854
  • (Sirsi) b28866459
  • (OCoLC)491897854
Label
Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The one-boy insurgency -- Run like mad -- The Torrance tornado -- Plundering Germany -- Into war -- The flying coffin -- "This is it, boys" -- "Only the laundry knew how scared I was" -- Five hundred and ninety-four holes -- The stinking sea -- "Nobody's going to live through this" -- Downed -- Missing at sea -- Thirst -- Sharks and bullets -- Singing in the clouds -- Typhoon -- A dead body breathing -- Two hundred silent men -- Farting for Hirohito -- Belief -- Plots afoot -- Monster -- Hunted -- B-29 -- Madness -- Falling down -- Enslaved -- Two hundred and twenty punches -- The boiling city -- The naked stampede -- Cascades of pink peaches -- Mother's day -- The shimmering girl -- Coming undone -- The body on the mountain -- Twisted ropes ckoning whistle -- Daybreak
Control code
ocn491897854
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xix, 776 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375435010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
LARGE PRINT
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a961953
  • (Sirsi) a961953
  • (Sirsi) a961953
  • (OCoLC)491897854
  • (Sirsi) b28866459
  • (OCoLC)491897854

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