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

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Kenton County.

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Covington Branch 940.5472 Z26zh 2010 (Text) 33126019878317 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch 940.5472 Z26zh 2010 (Text) 33126011816885 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch 940.5472 Z26zh 2010 (Text) 33126016157830 Adult Nonfiction Display -
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Wm. E. Durr Branch 940.5472 Z26zh 2010 (Text) 33126017436233 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1400064163 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781400064168 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 473 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, c2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 405-457) and index.
Subject: Long-distance runners United States Biography
World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns Pacific Area
World War, 1939-1945 Aerial operations, American
Prisoners of war Japan Biography
Prisoners of war United States Biography
World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
United States. Army Air Forces. Heavy Bombardment Group, 307th.
Zamperini, Louis 1917-2014

  • Library Journal Reviews : LJ Reviews 2010 October #1

    The author of Seabiscuit now brings us a biography of World War II prisoner of war survivor Louis Zamperini (b. 1917). A track athlete at the 1936 Munich Olympics, Zamperini became a B-24 crewman in the U.S. Army Air Force. When his plane went down in the Pacific in 1943, he spent 47 days in a life raft, then was picked up by a Japanese ship and survived starvation and torture in labor camps. Eventually repatriated, he had a spiritual rebirth and returned to Japan to promote forgiveness and healing. Because of the author's popularity, libraries will want this book both for general readers who like a good story and for World War II history buffs; however, it's not essential reading for those who read Zamperini's autobiography, Devil at My Heels, with David Rensin, in its 2003 edition. [See Prepub Alert, LJ 7/10.]

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