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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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the story of a U.S. airman who survived when his bomber crashed into the sea during World War II, spent forty-seven days adrift in the ocean before being rescued by the Japanese Navy, and was held as a prisoner until the end of the war
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillenbrand, Laura
Dewey number
  • 940.54/7252092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.J3
LC item number
Z364 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zamperini, Louis
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Long-distance runners
Label
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-467) 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 six -- "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 -- A beckoning whistle -- Daybreak
Control code
ocn884576498
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Random House trade paperback edition.
Extent
xviii, 500 pages
Isbn
9780812974492
Lccn
2013497761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o884576498
  • (OCoLC)884576498
Label
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption, Laura Hillenbrand
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-467) 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 six -- "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 -- A beckoning whistle -- Daybreak
Control code
ocn884576498
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Random House trade paperback edition.
Extent
xviii, 500 pages
Isbn
9780812974492
Lccn
2013497761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o884576498
  • (OCoLC)884576498

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