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Book review: 'Unbroken' by Laura Hillenbrand
Book review: 'Unbroken' by Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption Laura Hillenbrand Random House: 480 pp., $27 As I read Laura Hillenbrand's stirring and triumphant account of the harrowing experiences of American Olympic runner and World War II POW Louis Zamperini, I thought of the double load that the research and writing of "Unbroken" had put on its author. Hillenbrand is herself a steely example of triumph over more than 23 years of debilitating illness. She won a National Magazine Award for "A Sudden Illness," a 2003 article in the New Yorker which describes her battle with chronic fatigue syndrome. The author of "Seabiscuit" (a...

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