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by Louis Zamperini
with David Rensin
Harper Paperbacks  2004
Softcover
300 pages
Index, photos
ISBN: 0060934212
Cover Price: $24.95
Language: English

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Devil At My Heels
A Heroic Olympian's Astonishing Story of Survival as a Japanese POW in World War II

Forward by Senator John McCain.

This is the autobiography of Louis Zamperini, a USC runner who participated in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. During World War II, he was a B-24 navigator in the 7th Air Force, 11th Bombardment Group.

The book details his service, including the mission when he and his crew crashed on a search mission in B-24D "Green Hornet". Lost at sea, he was captured by the Japanese and survived as a POW in Japan after great tribulations.

Also available is a hardcover 1st edition: Devil At My Heels

Review by  Justin Taylan

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May 3, 2016


 
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