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Speaker: Andrew Carroll
Event Date: September 24, 2005
Running Time: 00:46

Description:
Andrew Carroll discusses his experience at the National Book Festival.

“There is a wonderful sense of energy and a wonderful sense of community at an event like this.”

Speaker Biography:
Andrew Carroll is founder of the Legacy Project, a national, all-volunteer campaign that encourages Americans to find and preserve wartime correspondence. He is the editor of three New York Times best sellers, including “War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars,” which was the basis for the critically acclaimed PBS documentary of the same name.  Carroll appeared in the History & Biography pavilion at the 2005 National Book Festival.