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

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

Label
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Title
Unbroken
Title remainder
a World War II 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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillenbrand, Laura
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zamperini, Louis
  • United States
  • Zamperini, Louis
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Long-distance runners
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Long-distance runners
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Prisoners of war
  • Japan
  • Pacific Area
  • United States
Label
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 649-729) 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
ocn688562324
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
xix, 776 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780011593845
Lccn
2010549581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)688562324
Label
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 649-729) 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
ocn688562324
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
xix, 776 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780011593845
Lccn
2010549581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)688562324

Library Locations

    • Dallas Public LibraryBorrow it
      950 Main Street, Dallas, OR, 97338, US
      44.941959 -123.317528
    • Lyons Public LibraryBorrow it
      279 8th Street, Lyons, OR, 97358, US
      44.775286 -122.612965
    • Monmouth Public LibraryBorrow it
      168 S Ecols St., Monmouth, OR, 97361, US
      44.848141 -123.23189
    • Mount Angel Public LibraryBorrow it
      290 East Charles Street, Mount Angel, OR, 97362, US
      45.068308 -122.797712
    • Newberg Public LibraryBorrow it
      503 East Hancock Street, Newberg, OR, 97132, US
      45.301909 -122.974741
    • Silver Falls Library DistrictBorrow it
      410 S. Water Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, US
      45.003378 -122.781322
    • Salem Public LibraryBorrow it
      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
    • Woodburn Public LibraryBorrow it
      280 Garfield Street, Woodburn, OR, 97071, US
      45.143305 -122.858355
Processing Feedback ...