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Andrew Carroll, age thirty-two, also edited the bestselling Letters of a Nation. He is the executive director of the American Poetry & Literacy Project, a nonprofit organization he co-founded with the late Nobel laureate Joseph Brodsky, which distributes free books throughout the country to promote literacy.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: United States History, Military Sources, American letters, Soldiers United States Correspondence, United States Armed Forces Biography, Soldiers' writings, American