Inquebrantable [NOOK Book]


Una tarde de 1943, un bombardero de la Fuerza A?rea de Estados Unidos se estrell? en el Oc?ano Pac?fico y desapareci?; tras de s?, dej? s?lo escombros y un rastro de aceite, gasolina y sangre. De pronto, en la superficie del oc?ano, apareci? un rostro. Era el rostro de un joven teniente, Louis Zamperini el piloto del bombardero, luchando por alcanzar un balsa y salvar su vida. As? comenz? una de las odiseas m?s extraordinarias y fascinantes de la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
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Una tarde de 1943, un bombardero de la Fuerza Aérea de Estados Unidos se estrelló en el Océano Pacífico y desapareció; tras de sí, dejó sólo escombros y un rastro de aceite, gasolina y sangre. De pronto, en la superficie del océano, apareció un rostro. Era el rostro de un joven teniente, Louis Zamperini el piloto del bombardero, luchando por alcanzar un balsa y salvar su vida. Así comenzó una de las odiseas más extraordinarias y fascinantes de la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
Frente a Zamperini había cientos de kilómetros de mar abierto, tiburones hambrientos, una débil balsa, sed y hambre, artillería enemiga y, más lejos, un reto todavía mayor. Llevado a los límites de la resistencia, Zamperini respondió a la desesperación con ingenio, al sufrimiento con esperanza, decisión y humor, a la brutalidad con rebeldía. Su fe, independientemente del triunfo o del fracaso, se mantuvo atada a su voluntad.
En su esperado nuevo libro, Laura Hillenbrand escribe con la narrativa rica y nítida que mostró en Seabiscuit. Contando la historia inolvidable del viaje de un hombre hasta los más inimaginables extremos, Inquebrantable, es un tributo a la resistencia de la mente, el cuerpo y el espíritu humano.
Así, se ha convertido en el libro más vendido en Estados Unidos por más de 8 meses. Una historia de resistencia, supervivencia y redención en la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Sin duda, el libro del año.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9786071112316
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial México
  • Publication date: 3/7/2012
  • Language: Spanish
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Spanish-language Edition
  • Sales rank: 70,929
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

Laura Hillenbrand
Though Laura Hillenbrand had been writing about thoroughbred racing since 1988 as a contributing writer/editor for Equus magazine and other publications, it was her riveting 2001 retelling of the super-inspirational Seabiscuit saga that captured the nation's attention.


Laura Hillenbrand has been writing about history and Thoroughbred racing since 1988 and has been a contributing writer/editor for Equus magazine since 1989. Her work has also appeared in The New York Times, Talk, American Heritage, Reader's Digest, ABC Sports Online, The New York Post, The Week, Attache, The Blood-Horse, Thoroughbred Times, The Backstretch, and many other publications.

Her 1998 American Heritage article on Seabiscuit won the Eclipse Award for Magazine Writing, the highest journalistic award for Thoroughbred racing.

She served as a consultant on the Universal Pictures movie based on Seabiscuit as well as a PBS documentary on Seabiscuit's life. An alumna of Kenyon College, Laura lives in Washington, D.C.

Author biography courtesy of Random House, Inc.

Good To Know

Days after Hillenbrand's literary agent first put out a proposal for Seabiscuit to publishers in August 1998, a Hollywood producer called her to talk movie rights; she hadn't written a word of the book yet.

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    1. Hometown:
      Washington, D.C.
    1. Date of Birth:
      May 15, 1967
    2. Place of Birth:
      Fairfax, Virginia
    1. Education:
      B.A., Kenyon College

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 2, 2012

    Couldn't put this book down.

    A thrilling and riveting book . You see WWII through the eyes of Louie and the torture he went through. A reveling and historical novel.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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