The magnificent story of a genuine American hero who survived the fall of the Philippines and brutal captivity under the Japanese.
“A nuanced portrait. A captivating portrait of courage and determination during wartime.”
“A fast-paced WWII tale for military-history devotees.”
“This is World War II adventure at its finest. Hampton has unearthed their story and given it the reverence it deserves. The reward is all ours. A true time capsule of World War II history.”
–Adam Makos, bestselling author of Spearhead
“Reads like an action/adventure thriller, but this is a true story of extraordinary courage in the face of overwhelming odds. I could literally not put this book down.”
–Nelson DeMille, bestselling author of Plum Island