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Behind The Lines

by Andrew Carroll

Behind The Lines by Andrew Carroll
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  • Published in USA  May 2005
    512 pages
    Genre: Short Stories & Essays

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Andrew Carroll traveled to 35 countries to collect personal letters for this book. Like Carroll's War Letters, Behind the Lines presents the experience of warfare through the words of U.S. and foreign troops and civilians. Unlike the previous book, Behind the Lines is arranged not chronologically but by subject: Love and Family; Combat; Humor; Civilians; and Aftermath.

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