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A Son's Letters to his Father: At the Front 1941-1945

Judith T. Witmer

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ISBN 10: 0997795646 / ISBN 13: 9780997795646
Published by Yesteryear Publishing, 2016
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Title: A Son's Letters to his Father: At the Front ...

Publisher: Yesteryear Publishing

Publication Date: 2016

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

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Based on letters written by a young soldier during World War II, A Son’s Letters to his Father is compelling reading. Bill Calhoon, Class of 1941 who could have grown up in your hometown, was described by an early reviewer of the book as a regular GI, a simple man who understood the complexity of the war in which he found himself, not having any idea that he would not see his wife or as-yet-unborn child until the little boy was three years old. Bill was faithful in writing to both his wife and his father despite the fact that soldiers’ letters were censored as to war campaigns and locations. However, because the letters are masterfully narrated in the context of the history, today’s reader, with even a limited knowledge of WWII, is immersed in the daily coping on the homefront and the events in the Philippines as they were happening. 

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Judith T. Witmer, the principal of Yesteryear Publishing, holds a B.A. in English Literature from Penn State, an M.S. and Doctorate from Temple, and both graduate and post-doctoral credits from Harvard University. She is an accomplished author, skilled in historical narratives, biographies, journal articles, reports, profiles, speeches, and other creative endeavors. Her professional passion is historical research as evidenced by her publications. In addition to more than a dozen books she has written, she has published numerous articles in professional journals, a cover feature in Penn State Medicine, newspaper columns, monographs, national speeches, and book reviews. Yesteryear Publishing is pledged to honor and validate the past through research-based history and attributed personal accounts, providing the skill to combine history and memories and the integrity to indicate the difference.

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