Flags of Our Fathers: Heroes of Iwo Jima - eBook  -     By: James Bradley, Ron Powers
Buy Item InStock6.99$6.99 Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Flags of Our Fathers: Heroes of Iwo Jima - eBook

Delacorte Books for Young Readers / 2012 / ePub

$6.99 (CBD Price)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW24404EB

* This product is available for purchase only in the USA.

Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

  • Other Formats (2)
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $6.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $6.99
  2. In Stock
    $8.09
    Retail: $8.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.09
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $10.99
    Retail: $14.95
    Add To Cart
    $10.99
  2. In Stock
    $8.99
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $8.99
  3. In Stock
    $7.99
    Retail: $19.95
    Add To Cart
    $7.99
  4. In Stock
    $49.99
    Retail: $69.95
    Add To Cart
    $49.99
  5. In Stock
    $0.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $0.99
  6. In Stock
    $8.09
    Retail: $8.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.09

Product Description

New York Times bestseller, now adapted for young readers, Flags of Our Fathers is the unforgettable chronicle of perhaps the most famous moment in American military history: the raising of the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima.
Here is the true story behind the immortal photograph that has come to symbolize the courage and indomitable will of America. In February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima - and into history. Through a hail of machine-gun and mortar fire that left the beaches strewn with comrades, they battled to the island's highest peak. And there, they raised a flag. The son of one of the flag raisers has written a powerful account of six very different men who came together in the heroic battle.

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 9780307979261
ISBN-13: 9780307979261
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Origins of World War II, DVD Mike Huckabee's Learn Our History
    Origins of World War II, DVD Mike Huckabee's Learn Our History
    Learn Our History / 2012 / DVD
    $10.99 Retail: $14.95 Save 26% ($3.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW564004
  2. Experiencing the Presence of God: Teachings From the Book of Hebrews
    Experiencing the Presence of God: Teachings From the Book of Hebrews
    A.W. Tozer
    Bethany House / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW216183
  3. Hittite Warrior
    Hittite Warrior
    Joanne Williamson
    Bethlehem Books / 1999 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $14.95 Save 26% ($3.96)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW88393
  4. The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog - Slightly Imperfect
    The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog - Slightly Imperfect
    James W. Sire
    IVP Academic / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $8.77 Retail: $25.00 Save 65% ($16.23)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW838509DA

Related Products

  1. The Plot to Kill Hitler: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero - eBookeBOOK
    The Plot to Kill Hitler: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero - eBook
    Patricia McCormick
    Balzer + Bray / 2016 / ePub
    $10.99
    Availability: This product will be released on 09/13/16.
    CBD Stock No: WW84056EB
  2. TIME-LIFE World War II: 1945: The Final Victories - eBookeBOOK
    TIME-LIFE World War II: 1945: The Final Victories - eBook
    Time Life / 2015 / ePub
    $9.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW79659EB
  3. Flags of Our Fathers - eBookeBOOK
    Flags of Our Fathers - eBook
    James Bradley
    Bantam / 2006 / ePub
    $7.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW11256EB
  4. What Was D-Day? - eBookeBOOK
    What Was D-Day? - eBook
    Patricia Brennan Demuth
    Grosset & Dunlap / 2015 / ePub
    $5.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW69245EB

Publisher's Description

Now abridged for young people, Flags of Our Fathers is the unforgettable chronicle of perhaps the most famous moment in American military history: the raising of the U. S. flag at Iwo Jima. Here is the true story behind the immortal photograph that has come to symbolize the courage and indomitable will of America.

In February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima–and into history. The son of one of the flag raisers has written a powerful account of six very different men who came together in the heroic battle for the Pacific’s most crucial island.

Author Bio

James Bradley is the son of John “Doc” Bradley, one of the six flag raisers on Iwo Jima. He conducted over 300 interviews with World War II veterans and their families in the course of writing this book.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Editorial Reviews

“Unforgettable ... one of the most instructive and moving books on war and its aftermath that we are likely to see ... its portrayal rivals Saving Private Ryan in its shocking, unvarnished immediacy.”—The New York Times

“The best battle book I ever read. These stories, from the time the six men who raised the flag at Iwo Jima enlisted, their training, and the landing and subsequent struggle, fill me with awe.”—Stephen Ambrose

“A powerful book whose vivid and horrific images do not easily leave the mind ... [Flags of Our Fathers] relates the brutalizing story of Iwo Jima with a fine eye for both the strategic imperative and the telling incident.”—The Boston Globe

“Brings a heartfelt personal dimension to this penetrating and insightful look at an American icon.... Flags of Our Fathers captivates as the story behind a famous photo, a story that lives on in a son’s heart.”—National Review


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search