Total Copies: 15
Genre: Nonfiction | Biographies & Memoirs | War, WWII
Description: 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. It was that of a young lieutenant, the plane’s bombardier, who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard. The lieutenant’s name was 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.