Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

Laura Hillenbrand
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Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Discuss the history of eugenics in the United States and abroad. Compare eugenics in the United States with those practiced by the Nazis.

Essay Topic 2

Examine the role the Zamperini family had in Louis' failures and successes.

Essay Topic 3

Discuss the significance of the Geneva Convention and why Japan did not ratify the agreement.

Essay Topic 4

Discuss the role that running and the Olympics had in Louis Zamperini's life.

Essay Topic 5

Examine the role that the Army Air Corps had in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

Essay Topic 6

Compare Allied aircraft, especially that of the United States with the strength of Japanese forces. Discuss why the B-29 bomber was capable of instilling fear in the Japanese.

Essay Topic 7

Discuss what methods Hillenbrand may have used to write the book "Unbroken" and why she relied on research and witness accounts for her writing.

Essay Topic 8

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