Michael Yu

Kettering, OH United States
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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

Wished it was unabridged

4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-05-05

Having read the book multiple times, I thought that the story would help pass the time while driving. Overall, I thought that the story is great, but found myself wondering why there wasn't an unabridged version, which would tie the story together a bit better.

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