“Dear Coach: Letters Home from WWII”

On November 20th, Lois Herr, author of “Dear Coach: Letters Home from WWII” will be stopping by to answer some of your Dear Coachquestions. As my readers know, I happen to have an avid interest in the WWII, on the battlefield, as well as the home front. I’m helping out with getting the word out about Herr’s new book, by involving myself in a virtual book tour. It should be noted that I’m not being compensated in any way for my involvement. I’m doing this just because I like the idea, and want to support a great project.

A collection of not only letters but historical facts, pictures and vivid commentary, “Dear Coach” features letters from WWII that were sent to Lois’s father, the famous Elizabethtown College coach Ira Herr, by various students, friends and family members who once played for the coach. The book gives an inside look at not only the impact of war to a small college community, but that of multiple heartfelt player and coach relationships.

To order your own copy, visit the author’s website: http://loisherr.com.

To learn more about the author and book please feel free stop by her official “Dear Coach: Letters Home from WWII” virtual tour blog and read up on reviews, tour stops and so much more.

Don’t forget to send all of your questions to Lois at DearCoachLettersHome@gmail.com by November 13th. Stop back to GenealogyBlog.com on November 20th and see if your question was chosen!

Author: Leland Meitzler

Leland K. Meitzler founded Heritage Quest in 1985, and has worked as Managing Editor of both Heritage Quest Magazine and The Genealogical Helper. He currently operates Family Roots Publishing Company (www.FamilyRootsPublishing.com), writes daily at GenealogyBlog.com, writes the weekly Genealogy Newsline, conducts the annual Salt Lake Christmas Tour to the Family History Library, and speaks nationally, having given over 2000 lectures since 1983.

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