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Hillenbrand, Laura

Overview
Works: 69 works in 417 publications in 22 languages and 25,612 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Drama  Film adaptations  Sports films  Biographical films  War films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Animal films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: D805.J3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Laura Hillenbrand
 
Most widely held works by Laura Hillenbrand
Seabiscuit : an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

58 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,528 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 )

51 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 6,497 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 )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,161 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 )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,950 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 : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,160 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 )

55 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 17 languages and held by 583 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( )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 524 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 Laura Hillenbrand( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938
Seabiscuit : the screenplay by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

43 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his roughhewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938
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 225 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
Seabiscuit : the making of a legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbroken by Angelina Jolie( Visual )

15 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 164 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
Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive by Laura Hillenbrand( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 79 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
Buitenbeen : de legende van een renpaard by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Dutch and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het leven van het renpaard Seabiscuit dat in de jaren voor de Tweede Wereldoorlog veel successen kende in de Verenigde Staten
Unbroken an extraordinary true story of courage and survival by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In boyhood, Louis Zamperini had been a cunning and incorrigible delinquent, breaking into houses, brawling and fleeing his home to ride the rails. As a teenager, he channelled his defiance into running, discovering a prodigious talent that carried him to the Berlin Olympics and within sight of the four-minute mile. But when war called the athlete became an airman, embarking on a journey that led to a doomed flight, a tiny raft, and thousands of miles of open ocean. Adrift on the foundering raft, Zamperini would face sharks, thirst and starvation and enemy aircraft. Driven to the limits of endurance, Zamperini would answer desperation with ingenuity
An extraordinary true story of courage and survival by Laura Hillenbrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 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 : 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 14 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 escritora estadounidense

Laura Hillenbrand pisarka

Laura Hillenbrand US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Хилленбранд, Лаура

הילנברנד, לורה

הילנברנד, לורה סופרת אמריקאית

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 redemptionSeabiscuitSeabiscuit : the screenplaySeabiscuit : the true story of three men, a great racehorse, and the will to winSeabiscuit : the making of a legendBuitenbeen : de legende van een renpaard