Posts Tagged ‘Laura Hillenbrand’

The Redemption of Louie Zamperini

January 19, 2011

MOVIE TRAILER FOR “UNBROKEN”
(SHOWN DURING THE 2014 OLYMPIC GAMES)



BOOK TRAILER FOR “UNBROKEN”



Louie Zamperini‘s life story astounds me. I cannot imagine experiencing such pain and trauma, not to mention how he found his way through his bitterness and emerged into the light of forgiveness. This profile by Laura Hillenbrand was in the January 2011 issue of Guideposts. Hillenbrand, author of Seabiscuit, has written a book about Zamperini entitled Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption.

Zamperini, who passed away on July 2, 2014 at the age of ninety-seven, wrote his own book, Devil At My Heels, with a co-author in 2004.

Click here to read a Wall Street Journal joint review of Unbroken that focuses on (more…)