This book tells the true story of three young American ski champions and their brutal, heroic, and fateful transformation from athletes to infantrymen with the 10th Mountain Division. Charles J. Sanderss fast-paced narrative draws on dozens of interviews and extensive research to trace these boys' lives from childhood to championships and from training at Mount Rainier and in the Colorado Rockies to battles against the Nazis. 2005 winner of the International Ski History Association's Ullr Award.
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(229mm x 152mm x 17mm)
University Press of Colorado
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Author Biography - Charles J. Sanders
Avid skier and 10th Mountain Division descendant Charles J. Sanders is a music industry executive and an NYU professor.