The White Hart Speaker Series presented in collaboration between The White Hart Inn, Oblong Books & Music and the Scoville Memorial Library. This is a gripping and definitive account of the event that changed twentieth-century America—based on years of research and new information uncovered by New York Times bestselling author Craig Nelson. The book follows, moment by moment, the sailors, soldiers, pilots, diplomats, admirals, generals, emperor, and president as they engineer, fight, and react to this stunningly dramatic moment in world history.
Nelson is the author of the “New York Times” bestseller, “Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon”, “The Age of Radiance”, “The First Heroes”, and “Thomas Paine” . His writing has appeared in “Vanity Fair”, “The Wall Street Journal”, “Salon”, “National Geographic”, “The New England Review”, “Popular Science”, and “Reader’s Digest”.
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