Craig Nelson

Craig Nelson is the author of Pearl Harbor: From Infamy to Greatness and the New York Times bestseller, Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon, as well as several previous books, including The Age of Radiance (a PEN Award Finalist chosen as one of the year’s best books by NBC News, the American Institute of Physics, Kirkus Reviews, and FlavorWire), The First Heroes, Thomas Paine (winner of the Henry Adams Prize), and Let’s Get Lost (shortlisted for W.H. Smith’s Book of the Year). His writing has appeared in Vanity Fair, The Wall Street Journal, Salon, National Geographic, The New England Review, Popular Science, Reader’s Digest, and a host of other publications.

Books by this Author

Pearl Harbor
The Age of Radiance

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5 Things You Need to Know about Pearl Harbor

Bestselling author Craig Nelson describes the terror, chaos, violence, tragedy, and heroism of the attack on Pearl Harbor, and offers surprising conclusions about the tragedy’s unforeseen and resonant consequences that linger even today.

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