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  • Band of Brothers

  • By: Stephen E. Ambrose
  • Narrated by: Cotter Smith
  • Length: 4 hrs and 33 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 615
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 205
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 204

In the summer of 1942, a band of citizen soldiers were brought together by the desire to be better than the other guy. At its peak, Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army, was as good a rifle company as any in the world. From their rigorous training in Georgia in 1942 through Utah Beach, Market-Garden, the Bulge, and Hitler's Eagle's Nest, WWII historian Stephen Ambrose tells the story of this remarkable company.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Band of Brothers

  • By Gene Campbell on 05-14-10

I wish it were Unabridged!!!

5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-04-05

This is a great story and an enjoyable book. It is unbelievable what these men, and others like them accomplished in WWII. It really goes hand in hand with the HBO Series.

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