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Book Launch Exclusive // Jack Carr, James Scott and Survivors of Beirut

September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$42.00 – $52.00

Join CLS, The Citadel, and Buxton Books for a rare opportunity to welcome renowned co-authors Jack Carr and James Scott, for a special pub-day release of the first book in a new nonfiction series examining Beirut and the devastating terrorist assault that changed the course of world history. Targeted: Beirut authoritatively reveals, for the first time, the full devastating account as researched through the compilation of extensive military records, comprehensive interviews with survivors and access to personal letters, diaries, and photographs. This 1983 barracks attack in Lebanon that killed 241 servicemen was the greatest single-day loss for the US Marine Corps since the Battle of Iwo Jima and continues to have great influence US foreign policy.

We are particularly honored to recognize three Charleston-based survivors, Don Howell, Dr. Jimmy Ware, and Mark Singleton, who will join Jack and James for this special launch and personal reflections of the bravery and heroism witnessed and always remembered. 

If you are unable to attend the event, but would like to purchase one or more signed copies, please visit Buxton Books here.

About the Book

The first in a new in-depth nonfiction series examining the devastating terrorist attacks that changed the course of history from #1 New York Times bestselling author Jack Carr and Pulitzer Prize finalist James M. Scott, beginning with the 1983 Marine barracks bombing in Beirut.

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

About Jack Carr

Jack Carr is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and former Navy SEAL Sniper. He lives with his wife and three children in Park City, Utah. He is the author of The Terminal ListTrue BelieverSavage Son, The Devil’s HandIn the Blood, and Only the Dead. His debut novel, The Terminal List, was adapted into the #1 Amazon Prime Video series starring Chris Pratt. He is also the host of the top-rated podcast Danger Close. Visit him at OfficialJackCarr.com and follow along on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook at @JackCarrUSA.

About James M. Scott

A Pulitzer Prize finalist and former Nieman Fellow at Harvard, James M. Scott is the author of Target TokyoBlack SnowRampageThe War Below, and The Attack on the Liberty. In addition, Scott is a sought-after public speaker, who leads battlefield tours and lectures at institutions around the world. He lives with his wife and two children in Charleston, South Carolina, where he is the Scholar in Residence at The Citadel. Visit him at JamesMScott.com.


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September 24
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$42.00 – $52.00