Pulitzer Prize-winning author Neil Sheehan
tells the story of American Air Force officer Bernard Schriever and the nuclear arms race that changed history. In A Fiery Peace in a Cold War,
he describes Schrieiver’s efforts to keep the Soviet Union from attaining nuclear superiority, to make sure America won the space race, and to build the first weapons designed to deter an atomic war.
Event: Neil Sheehan will be speaking
Tuesday, September 29th, at 6:30 pm
Cooper Union, the Great Hall
7 East 7th Street at Third Avenue
Free and open to the general public