Authors > Craig Nelson

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Pearl Harbor

The America we live in today was born, not on July 4, 1776, but on December 7, 1941, when an armada of 354 Japanese warplanes supported by aircraft carriers, destroyers, and midget submarines suddenly and savagely attacked the United States, killing 2,403 men--and forced America's entry into World War II.

Year: 2016     Genre: Attack on Pearl HarborWWII: Pacific Theater

Rocket Men

Restoring the drama, majesty, and sheer improbability of an American triumph, this is award-winning historian Craig Nelson's definitive and thrilling story of man's first trip to the moon.

Year: 2009     Genre:

The First Heroes

On April 18, 1942, eighty brave young men, led by the famous daredevil Jimmy Doolittle, took off from a navy carrier in the mid-Pacific on what everyone regarded as a suicide mission but instead became a resounding American victory and helped turn the tide of the war.

Year: 2002     Genre: Doolittle RaidWWII: Pacific Theater


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2002The First HeroesWWII: Pacific Theater, Doolittle Raid, Non-Fiction
2009Rocket Men
The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon
2016Pearl Harbor
From Infamy to Greatness
WWII: Pacific Theater, Attack on Pearl Harbor, Non-Fiction




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