Jeff Shaara

Monday, May 20, 2024 - 6:00pm

From the bestselling author Jeff Shaara, comes the story of rising conflict between the super-powers that gripped the world, a global war that almost happened: The Cuban Missile Crisis. Extensively researched and vividly imagined, The Shadow of War brings to life the many threads that lead to the building crisis between the Soviet Union and the United States in 1962. 


Books will be available for purchase and signing. 

JEFF SHAARA is the award-winning, New York TimesUSA TodayWall Street Journal and Publishers Weekly bestselling author of seventeen novels, including Rise to Rebellion and The Rising Tide, as well as Gods and Generals and The Last Full Measure - two novels that complete his father's Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, The Killer Angels. Shaara was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, grew up in Tallahassee, Florida, and lives in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.


Presented by A Likely Story Bookstore and Carroll County Public Library

This is a free community event, however, please consider supporting the author and host by purchasing a book.


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Event address: 
Exploration Commons - CCPL
50 E. Main Street
Westminster, MD 21157
The Shadow of War: A Novel of the Cuban Missile Crisis By Jeff Shaara Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250279965
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-3 Days
Published: St. Martin's Press - May 14th, 2024