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Hillenbrand, Laura

Overview
Works: 66 works in 372 publications in 20 languages and 25,473 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Biographical films  War films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: D805.J3, B
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Most widely held works about Laura Hillenbrand
 
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Most widely held works by Laura Hillenbrand
Seabiscuit : an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

85 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 6,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in 1938, receiving more coverage than FDR, Hitler, or Mussolini. But his success was a surprise to the racing establishment, which had written off the crooked-legged racehorse with the sad tail. Author Laura Hillenbrand brilliantly re-creates a universal underdog story, one that proves life is a horse race
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 4,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Unbroken : [a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption] by Laura Hillenbrand( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, while World War II raged on in the Pacific Theater, Lieutenant Louis Zamperini was the only survivor of a deadly plane crash in the middle of the ocean. Zamperini had a troubled youth, yet honed his athletic skills and made it all the way to the 1934 Olympics in Berlin. However, what lay before him was a physical gauntlet unlike anything he had encountered before: thousands of miles of open ocean, a small raft, and no food or water
Seabiscuit : an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Recording )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of one horse's journey from also-ran to national luminary. Seabiscuit: an American legend is an inspiring tale of unlikely heroes, a classic story of three embattled individuals overcoming the odds in the Great Depression
Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared. Only one crew member survived: a young lieutenant named Louis Zamperini. So began one of the most extraordinary odysseys of the Second World War, as Zamperini is driven to the limits of endurance
Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a May afternoon in 1943, an American military plane 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. It was that of a young lieutenant, the plane's bombardier, who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard. So began one of the most extraordinary sagas of the Second World War. The lieutenant's name was Louis Zamperini."--Jacket
Inquebrantable : una historia de supervivencia, fortaleza y redención durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

50 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Seabiscuit by Jeff Bridges( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als in 1938 tijdens de Grote Depressie in Amerika drie mannen samenwerken, wordt het paard Seabiscuit uitgeroepen tot 'Renpaard van het jaar'
Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand( )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Seabiscuit : the true story of three men and a racehorse by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of 'Unbroken' - a major motion picture releasing in 2015 - this is the bestselling true story of three men and their dreams for a racehorse, Seabiscuit. In 1938 one figure received more press coverage than Mussolini, Hitler or Roosevelt. He was a cultural icon and a world-class athlete - and an undersized, crooked-legged racehorse by the name of Seabiscuit. Misunderstood and mishandled, Seabiscuit had spent seasons floundering in the lowest ranks of racing until a chance meeting of three men. Together, they created a champion. This is a story which topped the bestseller charts for over two years; a riveting tale of grit, grace, luck and an underdog's stubborn determination to win against all odds. Made into a major motion picture starring Toby Maguire and Jeff Daniels
Seabiscuit : the true story of three men, a great racehorse, and the will to win by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Seabiscuit, a horse with crooked legs and a pathetic tail, who made racing history in 1938, thanks to the efforts of a trainer, owner, and jockey who transformed a bottom-level racehorse into a legend
Unbroken by Angelina Jolie( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De voormalige olympische atleet Louis Zamperini krijgt het door zijn sportverleden extra zwaar als hij als luchtmachtpiloot tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog gevangen wordt genomen door de Japanners
Seabiscuit : the making of a legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive by Laura Hillenbrand( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The #1 New York Times bestseller--soon to be a major motion picture--has now been adapted by the author for young adults. On a May afternoon in 1943, an American military plane 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. It was that of a young lieutenant, the plane's bombardier, who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard. So began one of the most extraordinary sagas of the Second World War
An extraordinary true story of courage and survival by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared. Only one crew member survived: a young lieutenant named Louis Zamperini. So began one of the most extraordinary odysseys of the Second World War, as Zamperini is driven to the limits of endurance
Unbroken : an olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive - the young adult adaptation by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbroken : una storia di resistenza e coraggio by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sono ancora un uomo : una storia epica di resistenza e coraggio by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of a legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invincible une incroyable histoire vraie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Alternative Names
Hīlīnbrānd, Lūrā

Laura Hillenbrand Amerikaans auteur

Laura Hillenbrand écrivaine américaine

Laura Hillenbrand pisarka

Laura Hillenbrand US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Хилленбранд, Лаура

הילנברנד, לורה

لورا هلنبراند كاتبة أمريكية

هيلينبراند، لورا

힐렌브랜드, 로라

ヒレンブランド, ローラ

ローラ・ヒレンブランド

劳拉·希伦布兰德

蘿拉·希林布蘭

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Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemptionUnbroken : [a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption]Seabiscuit : an American legendUnbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemptionSeabiscuitUnbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemptionSeabiscuit : the true story of three men and a racehorseSeabiscuit : the true story of three men, a great racehorse, and the will to win