TARGETED: BEIRUT

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1983: the United States Marine Corps experiences its greatest single-day loss of life since the Battle of Iwo Jima when a truck packed with explosives crashes into their headquarters and barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. This horrifying terrorist attack, which killed 241 servicemen, continues to influence U.S. foreign policy and haunts the Marine Corps to this day.

Now, the full story is revealed as never before by Jack Carr and historian and Pulitzer Prize finalist James M. Scott. Based on comprehensive interviews with survivors, extensive military records, as well as personal letters, diaries, and photographs, this is the authoritative account of the deadly attack

Released
2024

September 24

Length
432

Pages

Publisher

Atria/Emily Bestler Books

Genre

History & Military

#1 New York Times Bestselling Author

ORDER NOW

THE FIRST IN A NEW NON-FICTION SERIES

1983: the United States Marine Corps experiences its greatest single-day loss of life since the Battle of Iwo Jima when a truck packed with explosives crashes into their headquarters and barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. This horrifying terrorist attack, which killed 241 servicemen, continues to influence U.S. foreign policy and haunts the Marine Corps to this day.

Now, the full story is revealed as never before by Jack Carr and historian and Pulitzer Prize finalist James M. Scott. Based on comprehensive interviews with survivors, extensive military records, as well as personal letters, diaries, and photographs, this is the authoritative account of the deadly attack

Released
2024

September 24

Length
432

Pages

Publisher

Atria/Emily Bestler Books

Genre

History & Military

“The authors of TARGETED have painstakingly captured, through 1st person accounts, at the Strategic, Operational and Tactical levels, the pitfalls of overreaching priorities for international military intervention.”

– James J. Ware, CAPT, USN, DC, Retired
Dental Officer for the 24th Marine Amphibious Unit, Beirut, Lebanon, 1983

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Applying the experience and emotions from real-world combat to the pages of his novels, Jack Carr brings unprecedented levels of authenticity to the political thriller, taking readers on a behind the scenes journey into the mind of a modern-day special operations soldier.

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