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

Author: Laura Hillenbrand; Edward Herrmann; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Downloadable audio books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Source record:
Hillenbrand, Laura.
Unbroken.
Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, p2010
(OCoLC)681788794
Named Person: Louis Zamperini; Louis Zamperini
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Hillenbrand; Edward Herrmann; OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN: 9781415962763 1415962766
OCLC Number: 682910302
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 13:56:53.
Downloadable audiobooks.
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Performer(s): Read by Edward Herrmann.
Description: 1 sound file : digital.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 200448 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Laura Hillenbrand.

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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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