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  • Band of Brothers

  • E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne, from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest
  • By: Stephen E. Ambrose
  • Narrated by: Tim Jerome
  • Length: 12 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
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  • Story
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Easy Company, 506th Airborne Division, U.S. Army, was as good a rifle company as any in the world. From their rigorous training in Georgia in 1942 to D-Day and victory, Ambrose tells the story of this remarkable company, which kept getting the tough assignments. Easy Company was responsible for everything from parachuting into France early D-Day morning to the capture of Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden. Band of Brothers is the account of the men of this remarkable unit.

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  • By Dave on 10-01-2016

What an honour to spend some time with Easy Company

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Reviewed: 04-11-2018

Having read Band of brothers years ago - it was absolute honour to hear these stories again in audio format. Stephan Ambrose has made WW11 history accessible and relatable to all and this very human story of the men of Easy informs and educates on the battles and campaigns of the war that no other writer has achieved. I’ve just finished the final chapters now and was sad to say ‘goodbye’ to ‘moose’ to ‘babe’ to’ niks’ and the extraordinary Major Winters...