Douglas MacArthur
  • Author : Arthur Herman
  • Release Date : 27 June 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Generals
  • Pages : 937
  • ISBN 13 : 9780812994889
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Book Description: "The Pulitzer Prize finalist and author of Gandhi & Churchill goes beyond the mythologies of the World War II general to illuminate his strengths and weaknesses, placing his career against a backdrop of history while discussing how he shaped his character to meet national needs, "--NoveList.

Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

Author : Arthur Herman
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Generals
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"The Pulitzer Prize finalist and author of Gandhi & Churchill goes beyond the mythologies of the World War II general to illuminate his strengths and weaknesses, placing his career against a backdrop of history while discussing how he shaped his character to meet national needs, "--NoveList....

Reminiscences  Illustrated Edition

Reminiscences Illustrated Edition

Author : General Douglas MacArthur
Publisher : Pickle Partners Publishing
Genre : History
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Written in his own hand and finished only weeks before his death, this memoir by Gen. Douglas MacArthur spans more than half a century of modern history. His vantage point at center stage during the major controversies of the twentieth century afforded him unique views of the conflicts in which ...

Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

Author : Janet Benge,Geoff Benge
Publisher : YWAM Publishing
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Under siege on the island of Corregidor, General Douglas MacArthur received a warning from the enemy. "You are well aware that you are doomed," the Japanese general wrote. "The end is near. The question is how long you will be able to resist. You are advised to surrender." Of course, ...

The Untold Story of Douglas MacArthur

The Untold Story of Douglas MacArthur

Author : Frazier Hunt
Publisher : Pickle Partners Publishing
Genre : History
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Frazier Hunt’s friendship with Douglas MacArthur began on the battlefields of France during World War I. The young general, not quite six years the author’s senior, had already caught the allure of Pacific destiny by the time that Hunt made his first long trip to the Orient—Japan, ...

Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

Author : Brenda Haugen
Publisher : Capstone
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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A biography of the famous general Douglas MacArthur....

Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

Author : Michael Schaller
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Scrutinizes General Douglas MacArthur's two decades in the Far East and discusses his failed attempts to become President and his destructive influence on foreign policy...

Dear General MacArthur

Dear General MacArthur

Author : Sodei Rinjiro
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Genre : History
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This work compiles some 120 letters from Japanese citizens to General Douglas MacArthur during the postwar occupation of Japan (1945-1952). These letters evoke the unfiltered voices of people of all classes and occupations during the tremendous upheaval of the early postwar period....

The Most Dangerous Man in America

The Most Dangerous Man in America

Author : Mark Perry
Publisher : Hachette UK
Genre : History
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At times, even his admirers seemed unsure of what to do with General Douglas MacArthur. Imperious, headstrong, and vain, MacArthur matched an undeniable military genius with a massive ego and a rebellious streak that often seemed to destine him for the dustbin of history. Yet despite his flaws, MacArthur is ...

Reports of General MacArthur  MacArthur in Japan  The Occupation  Military Phase  Volume 1 Supplement

Reports of General MacArthur MacArthur in Japan The Occupation Military Phase Volume 1 Supplement

Author : Douglas MacArthur,Harold K. Johnson
Publisher : Military Bookshop
Genre : History
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With full color maps. From the foreword: "The Reports of General MacArthur include two volumes being published by the Department of the Army in four books reproduced exactly as they were printed by General MacArthur's Tokyo headquarters in 1950, except for the addition of this foreword and indexes. Since they were ...

The General vs  the President

The General vs the President

Author : H. W. Brands
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : History
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From master storyteller and historian H. W. Brands comes the riveting story of how President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur squared off to decide America's future in the aftermath of World War II. At the height of the Korean War, President Harry S. Truman committed a gaffe that sent ...

MacArthur at War

MacArthur at War

Author : Walter R. Borneman
Publisher : Little, Brown
Genre : History
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A Finalist for the Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History at the New-York Historical Society The definitive account of General Douglas MacArthur's rise during World War II, from the author of the bestseller The Admirals. World War II changed the course of history. Douglas MacArthur changed the course of World ...

Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

Author : Bernard K. Duffy,Ronald H. Carpenter
Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Provides a balanced analysis of MacArthur's oratory from his "Old Soldiers Never Die" speech to the platitudes of his 1952 Republican convention address....

Duty  Honor  Country

Duty Honor Country

Author : Douglas MacArthur
Publisher : Pickle Partners Publishing
Genre : History
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The present volume, first published in 1962, consists of two distinguished speeches given by the General of the U.S. Army, Douglas MacArthur. The first address took place on April 19, 1951 and was held before a joint meeting of the two houses of United States Congress—the House of Representatives and the ...