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History Through Storytelling: Jeff Shaara’s Journey Through the Legacy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8RgiQtHxqg This video traces the highlights of Shaara’s dramatic and multifaceted life, from his promising youth in Jersey City to his stints as a paratrooper, amateur boxer, policeman and teacher…from the triumph of winning the Pulitzer Prize to the tragedy … Continue reading

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MICHAEL SHAARA MICHAEL SHAARA Michael Shaara was born in 1928 in Jersey City, New Jersey, the son of Italian immigrants (“Shaara” was originally spelled “Sciarra”). He graduated from Rutgers University and it was during his college days that he knew his … Continue reading

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