Read by the Author
Three Cassettes, 4 Hours
Inspired by the thousands of letters Tom Brokaw received in response to his bestselling book The Greatest Generation, The Greatest Generation Speaks highlights selected letters that capture the spirit of those who came of age during the Great Depression.
Members of the World War II generation and their families speak for themelves in these powerful letters and Tom Brokaw reflects on why their lives continue to strike such a deep chord with Americans today. Stories of war, love, family, faith and country echo throughout the memories. These rich lives of courage, achievement and honor comprise the values that made a people and a nation great.
Don't miss Tom Brokaw's #1 New York Times bestseller The Greatest Generation:
"A sweeping tribute to Americans who saved the world. It offers welcome inspiration."
-- The Washington Times
-- The Wall Street Journal
"A moving scrapbook."
-- The New York Times Book Review
"Written with love and grace ... a book I will keep forever on my shelves."
-- Frank McCourt, author of 'Tis
Available from Dell