Louis Zamperini was an Olympic runner, a bombardier on an Army Air Forces bomber that went down in the Pacific Ocean in 1943 and a prisoner of war.
- Laura Hillenbrand books
- Maslin, Janet. Enduring All Tests, Time Included. New York Times. (Warning: Contains some spoilers.)
- Wikipedia's article on Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption