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Hillenbrand, Laura

Overview
Works: 63 works in 277 publications in 13 languages and 21,055 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: SF355.S4, 798.400929
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 )
72 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 6,868 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 )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 5,892 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 an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand ( Recording )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,723 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 ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,193 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 )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1943, while World War II raged on in the Pacific Theater, Lieutenant Louis Zamperini survived 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 1936 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 by Gary Ross ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 619 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 : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 463 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."--Book jacket
Seabiscuit [an American legend] by Laura Hillenbrand ( )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 437 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
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 302 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
Seabiscuit : the true story of three men and a racehorse by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inquebrantable : una historia de supervivencia, fortaleza y redención durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una tarde de 1943, un bombardero de la Fuerza Aérea de Estados Unidos, Louis Zamperini, se estrelló en el Océano Pacifíco. Louis luchaba por alcanzar una balsa y se fué a Japón donde estaba en el infierno más brutal como prisionero de guerra
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 224 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 )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 193 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
De Zamperini legende : van Olympisch atleet tot oorlogsheld by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Dutch and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Amerikaanse hardloper (1917- ) die tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog als bemanningslid van een bommenwerper neerstortte in de Stille Oceaan, door de Japanners krijgsgevangen werd en later een heldenstatus kreeg
Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive by Laura Hillenbrand ( )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 33 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
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 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The making of a legend by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of three men and a racehorse by Laura Hillenbrand ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hīlīnbrānd, Lūrā
הילנברנד, לורה
هيلينبراند، لورا
ヒレンブランド, ローラ
Languages
English (180)
German (10)
Chinese (6)
Spanish (6)
French (5)
Dutch (5)
Japanese (3)
Hebrew (2)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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