Band Of Brothers With Free Pegasus Bridge

The book that inspired Steven Spielbergs acclaimed TV series, produced by Tom Hanks and starring Damian Lewis. In Band of Brothers, Stephen E. Ambrose pays tribute to the men of Easy Company, a crack rifle company in the US Army. From their rigorous training in Georgia in 1942 to the dangerous parachute landings on D-Day and their triumphant capture of Hitlers Eagles Nest in Berchtesgaden. Ambrose tells the story of this remarkable company. Repeatedly send on the toughest missions, these brave men fought, went hungry, froze and died in the service of their country. A tale of heroic adventures and soul-shattering confrontations, Band of Brothers brings back to life, as only Stephen E. Ambrose can, the profound ties of brotherhood forged in the barracks and on the battlefields. History boldly told and elegantly written . . . Gripping Wall Street Journal Ambrose proves once again he is a masterful historian . . . spellbinding People.

Product Overview
ISBN 9781471158292
Categories BX, History, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Humanities, WBD
Author(s) Stephen E. Ambrose
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Pages 336
Format Paperback
Dimensions 13.2cm x 4.1cm x 19.8cm
Weight 0.47 kg
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