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War letters : extraordinary correspondence from American wars

Andrew Carroll (author), Douglas Brinkley (author of introduction)

War letters : extraordinary correspondence from American wars

Title
War letters : extraordinary correspondence from American wars
Author
Andrew Carroll
Author of introduction
Douglas Brinkley
Language
English
Publisher
New York: WSP, 2002
XXIII, 507 p. : ill.
ISBN
0743410068 9780743410069

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About Andrew Carroll

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Andrew Carroll (born September 27, 1969) is an American author, editor, playwright, public speaker, nonprofit executive, and historian.

Carroll is known as the editor of the New York Times best sellers Letters of a Nation, Behind the Lines, and War Letters, which later inspired the documentary of the same name. He is also known for seeking out and preserving war-related correspondences, distributing millions of free books to the general public throughout the United States and to U.S. troops abroad, and finding and bringing attention to unmarked but historically significant sites across America.

Early life

Carroll was adopted as an infant in Washington, D.C., and raised by Marea and Thomas Edmund Carroll, who helped establish the Environmental Protection Agency in 1970. Carroll attended Sidwell Friends High School and graduated magna cum laude from Columbia Univers…Read more on Wikipedia