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Description

The incredible true story of Louis Zamperini, now a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie. THE INTERNATIONAL NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER In 1943 a bomber crashes into the Pacific Ocean. Against all odds, one young lieutenant survives. Louise Zamperini had already transformed himself from child delinquent to prodigious athlete, running in the Berlin Olympics. Now he must embark on one of the Second World War's most extraordinary odysseys. Zamperini faces thousands of miles of open ocean on a failing raft. Beyond like only greater trials, in Japan's prisoner-of-war camps. Driven to the limits of endurance, Zamperini's destiny, whether triumph or tragedy, depends on the strength of his will ... Now a major motion picture, directed by Angelina Jolie and starring Jack O' Connell.

Details

Author(s)
Laura Hillenbrand
Format
Paperback | 528 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 33mm | 370g
Publication date
03 Feb 2015
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint
FOURTH ESTATE LTD
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
Media tie-in
Edition Statement
Film tie-in edition
Illustrations note
illustrations (black and white)
ISBN10
0007580576
ISBN13
9780007580576
Bestsellers rank
22,789