The Boys of Winter: Life and Death in the U.S. Ski Troops During the Second World War
by Charles Sanders
This is the poignant true story of three young Depression-era ski champions and their brutal, heroic, and ultimately tragic transformation from athletes to infantrymen with the fabled U.S. Tenth Mountain Division. Drawing on dozens of interviews and extensive historical research, Sanders reveals the stories of these young men in a fast-paced and exhilarating narrative.