Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

This book is a gripping true story of a WWII veteran, who was an Olympic runner before the war. His plane crashes in the Pacific during a reconnaissance mission, and he survives for 47 days on a raft, only to be captured by the Japanese Navy and sent to a series of brutal prisoner of war camps. Despite the immense suffering, he remains unbroken, maintaining his dignity and hope, and eventually finds redemption after the war.

The 3885th greatest book of all time


Published
2010
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
473
Words
168,000
Original Language
English

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