Letters: Apr. 7, 2003

Bound for Baghdad

"Tommy Franks is a leader with the vision, wisdom and courage to guide our armed forces to victory at this watershed moment in history." J. DAVID MOSS Ocala, Fla.

TIME's profile of General Tommy Franks convinced me that he is the right man in the right place at the right time [COVER STORY, March 17]. Unlike Generals Colin Powell and Norman Schwarzkopf, who failed to topple Saddam Hussein during the 1991 Gulf War, Franks will most certainly see the battle to the finish. NELSON MARANS Silver Spring, Md.

I was stunned by the cover story. It gave the...

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