GÇ£A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame withgreat gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is atrue story made in heaven for a writer as talented as Mitchell Zuckoff. WhewGÇöwhat an utterly compelling and deeplysatisfying read!"e; GÇöSimon Winchester, author of Atlantic
Award-winning former Boston Globe reporter Mitchell Zuckoffunleashes the exhilarating, untold story of an extraordinary World War IIrescue mission, where a plane crash in the South Pacific plunged a trio of U.S.military personnel into a land that time forgot. Fans of Hampton SidesGÇÖ Ghost Soldiers, Marcus LuttrellGÇÖs Lone Survivor, and David GrannGÇÖs The Lost Cityof Z will be captivated by ZuckoffGÇÖs masterfullyrecounted, all-true story of danger, daring, determination, and discovery injungle-clad New Guinea during the final days of WWII.
Lost in Shangri-La
A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II