About This Event
This lecture is free and open to the public.
Presenter: Andrew Carroll
LINES OF FIRE - One Man's Search for the Greatest War Letters Ever Written.
Andrew Carroll, best-selling author and director of the Center for American War Letters (CAWL) at Chapman University, is traveling the country to seek 1,000,000 war-related letters from every conflict in United States history, including handwritten missives from the Revolution up to emails from Iraq and Afghanistan. Along with showing audience members extraordinary, original letters from CAWL’s collection, Carroll will discuss his latest book, “MY FELLOW SOLDIERS: General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War.” Veterans and others with war letters they are willing to donate toCAWL (either originals or photocopies) are encouraged to bring them to the event. For more information, please visit www.WarLetters.us.
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