LIFE Heroes of World War II
The gripping stories of 20 heroes of World War II
History comes to life with 20 powerful stories of true heroes of World War II, including stunning photographs from the LIFE archive. Some of these men and women were celebrated—like Winston Churchill, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and John F. Kennedy. Others are less well-known, like Joe Foss, the Daredevil of Guadalcanal, and the fearless British spy Violette Szabo. But all of these heroes, renowned or unsung, helped turn the tide of war, on and off the battlefields. Beautifully written by the experts at LIFE and illustrated with the magazine’s breathtaking you-are-there photojournalism, these essays capture amazing stories of ingenuity, bravery, and sacrifice. A meaningful keepsake, LIFE Heroes of World War II is an inspiring reminder of the power of the human spirit.

Book specs:
· Dimensions: 8"x10-7/8”
· Softcover
· Number of pages: 96

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