Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II


On might thirteen, 1945, twenty-four American servicemen and WACs launched into a sightseeing journey over ''Shangri-La'' a stunning and mysterious valley deep in the jungle-covered mountains of Dutch New Guinea. however the excitement travel grew to become an unforgettable conflict for survival while the aircraft crashed. Miraculously, 3 passengers pulled via. Drawn from interviews, declassified US military records, journals, and extra, misplaced in Shangri-La recounts this exceptional true-life experience for the 1st time. A riveting paintings of narrative nonfiction that vividly brings to lifestyles an odyssey every now and then terrifying, enlightening, and comedian, Lost in Shangri-La is a thrill journey from commencing to finish.

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