Letters from the Sand

Letters from the Sand – Letters from Desert Storm & Other Wars, produced by the United States Postal Service

Category:  Books – Military, Books – History

Subject/Topic:  “This book was conceived by the United States Postal Service as a tribute to the American spirit as expressed so vividly in the letters to and from their loved ones by the men and women engaged in combat in the Persian Gulf.  The same spirit runs through the letters retrieved from earlier conflicts. All point up the commonality and poignancy of spirit experienced by all soldiers in all wars….”.  From the Dedication by Anthony M. Frank, Postmaster General.

Format:   Hardcover

Special Attributes:  Many black & white and color photographs.  Includes four 29c postage stamps “Honoring Those Who Served”.

# Pages: 171 pages

Published:  1991

Condition:  like new

Our Price: $6.95 plus State of Maine Sales Tax of 5.5%.

Original Price:  $24.95

# Available:  One.

Location:  This book can be found at Heritage Books & Maps, 5 Park Street in Lewiston. Our hours are generally Fridays from 10:00-5:00 and Saturdays from 11:00-5:00, although we may be available at other times, especially if Heritage Collectibles (around the corner at 189 Main Street) is open.

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