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3 edition of Unbroken Lines found in the catalog.

Unbroken Lines

by Harriet T. Comstock

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10585291M
ISBN 100548425744
ISBN 109780548425749

  It’s so beloved that it seems almost heretical to question any aspect of “Unbroken,” the best-selling book that has just been turned into a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie.   In her long-awaited new book, Laura Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she displayed in Seabiscuit. Telling an unforgettable story of a man’s journey into extremity, Unbroken is a testament to the resilience of the human mind, body, and spirit. Praise for Unbroken. “Extraordinarily moving a powerfully /5(K).

  Unbroken Photos. View All Photos (66) Unbroken Quotes. Older Pete: A moment of pain is worth a lifetime of glory. Lou Zamperini: If I can take it, I can make it. Genre/Form: Electronic books Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Comstock, Harriet T. (Harriet Theresa), Unbroken lines. Garden City, N.Y.

  Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand – review but one must wait until the final quarter of this book to realise why the true breadth and significance of the story had to wait so long to be revealed. Unbroken. Print; Early Life. Louis Zamperini is born Torrance California, 26th January. Louie Starts Running 1 Jun Louie decides to clean up his life and starts running with his brother, Pete. Louis Qualifies for the Olympics Places 8th in Olympics 7 Aug Military Training-Before Crash. Louis enlists in Army.


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Unbroken is a biography of World War II hero Louis Zamperini, a former Olympic track star who survived a plane crash in the Pacific theater, spent 47 days drifting on a raft, and then survived more than two and a half years as a prisoner of war (POW) in three brutal Japanese Author: Laura Hillenbrand.

Book Summary Unbroken covers five primary periods in the life of Louis “Louie” Zamperini: Part I: Louie’s Youth and Young Adulthood in Torrance, California. Chapters 1–5 introduce an average boy who would become a remarkable man.

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A word of caution, this book didn’t win the ‘Booker’ for nothing. It’s like deep-sea diving; the treasures are hidden, and a superficial read won’t be rewarding. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Comstock, Harriet T. (Harriet Theresa), b. Unbroken lines. Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Page, At a Glance Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken tells the life story of Louis “Louie” Zamperini, an Olympic runner and military aviator in World War II (WWII).

He survived being lost at sea and years of horrific abuse as a prisoner of war (POW) in Japan. LitCharts makes it easy to find quotes by chapter, character, and theme. We assign a color and icon like this one to each theme, making it easy to track which themes apply to each quote below.

Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the. Directed by Angelina Jolie. With Jack O'Connell, Miyavi, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund.

After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by /10(K). "Unbroken" is a rousing old-fashioned yarn with numerous exciting set-pieces and an uncomplicated hero you root for all the way through.

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ISBN Summary On a May afternoon inan 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.Unbroken is an unforgettable testament to the resilience of the human mind, body, and spirit, brought vividly to life by Seabiscuit author Laura Hillenbrand.

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