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Brothers in battle, best of friends : two WWII paratroopers from the original Band of brothers tell their story

Autore: William Guarnere; Edward Heffron; Robyn Post
Editore: New York : Berkley Caliber, 2007.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Biography : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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The story of two inseparable friends and soldiers portrayed in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers. William "Wild Bill" Guarnere and Edward "Babe" Heffron were among the first paratroopers of the U.S. Army--members of an elite unit of the 101st Airborne Division called Easy Company. Arguably the bravest, most efficient, physically fit, and tight-knit group of soldiers the Army has ever produced, the unit was called  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Persona incaricata: William Guarnere; Edward Heffron; William Guarnere; Edward Heffron
Tipo materiale: Biography, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: William Guarnere; Edward Heffron; Robyn Post
ISBN: 9780425217283 0425217280
Numero OCLC: 134991614
Note: Includes index.
Descrizione: xxiii, 296 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contenuti: 1 Groomed for War on the Streets of South Philly 1 --
2 Earning Those Coveted Jump Wings 15 --
3 D-Day: Wild Bill's Revenge 58 --
4 England: Garrison Duty and Piccadilly Lilies 83 --
5 Holland: Parades, Grenades, and Hell's Highway 103 --
6 Mourmelon-Le-Grand: R & R Interrupted 149 --
7 Bastogne: Code Word for Hell 156 --
8 Germany: Now I Know Why We're Here 199 --
9 Back Home in South Philly 217 --
10 Back to the Places We Fought 250 --
11 "Babe, Meet Babe": Band of Brothers Goes to Hollywood 262.
Altri titoli: Band of brothers (Television program : 2001)
Responsabilità: William "Wild Bill" Guarnere and Edward "Babe" Heffron ; with Robyn Post ; foreword by Tom Hanks.
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The story of two inseparable friends and soldiers portrayed in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers. William "Wild Bill" Guarnere and Edward "Babe" Heffron were among the first paratroopers of the U.S. Army--members of an elite unit of the 101st Airborne Division called Easy Company. Arguably the bravest, most efficient, physically fit, and tight-knit group of soldiers the Army has ever produced, the unit was called upon for every high-risk operation of the war, including D-Day, Operation Market Garden in Holland, the Battle of the Bulge, and the capture of Hitler's Eagle's Nest in Berchtesgaden. They fought side by side, until Guarnere lost his leg in the Battle of the Bulge. The two reconnected at the war's end and have been the best of friends ever since. Their story is a tribute to the lasting bond forged between comrades in arms.--From publisher description.

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Two soldiers from WWII speak of their experiences in Europe.  I feel that they spoke from their hearts about their time in war.  Guarnere and Heffron have brought something I have not experienced to life.  My own Father fought in the war and never spoke of it.  This book is real...
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