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The #1 New York Times–bestselling story about the American Olympic rowing triumph  in Nazi Germany—from the author of Facing the Mountain.Soon to be a major motion picture directed by George Clooney For readers of Unbroken, out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beatin

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Author Daniel James Brown

Pages 432

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2014-05-27

ISBN 0143125478 9780143125471


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Lisamorris shared a tip "This book made me realize how easy I have it. How inspirational."

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Neil.Shah shared a tip "Rowing vs Fascism in WWII. Spoiler alert: Fascism loses. Addendum: Or so we thought."

robert_johnson_8269 shared a tip "Really great book. Amazing true story, and well written"

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peter_b shared a tip "An absolutely incredible story. I now consider this one of my favourite reads."

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elizabeth_twigg shared a tip "Inspiring & based off a true story. Not as dark as Unbroken (and in my opinion, it's better)"

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kyle-crissy_reini shared a tip "Absolutely loved this book! A great example of what teamwork and hard work can accomplish."

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bryn_burnham shared a tip "amazing story!"

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joseph_butcher shared a tip "One of the best books I've ever read."

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hyojin_do shared a tip "Amazing story"

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laura_tooke shared a tip "Humorous..fascinating and interesting history..a well told and inspiring story"

peter_polansky shared a tip "Definitely one of my all time favorites. I treat this book as if it’s the Bible."

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