Published: New York : Random House, c2010 Edition: [Various editions] Description: xviii, 473 p. : ill. ; 25 cm ISBN/ISSN: 9781400064168 (acid-free paper), 1400064163 (acid-free paper), 9780812974492 (pbk.) :, 0812974492 (pbk.), Language: English
Also published: New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2014. 500 p.
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. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--Lt. 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