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Inspiring, outrageous... A thundering paradox of a man.

Synopsis:

MacArthur, the public figure, the private man, the soldier-hero whose mystery and appeal created a uniquely American legend, portrayed in a brilliant biography that will challenge the cherished myths of admirers and critics alike.

About the Author

William Manchester was a hugely successful popular historian and biographer whose books include The Last Lion, Volumes 1 and 2, Goodbye Darkness, A World Lit Only by Fire, The Glory and the Dream, The Arms of Krupp, American Caesar, The Death of the President, and assorted works of journalism.

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cele2394, November 17, 2010 (view all comments by cele2394)
This book my William Manchester is quite interesting. Not too baised, and very credible author. If you want to understand any more of MacArthur's life and what happened and why, you are greatly encouraged to give this book a skim.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780316544986
Subtitle:
Douglas MacArthur 1880 - 1964
Author:
Manchester, William
Author:
Manchester, William
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
Military
Subject:
Generals
Subject:
Macarthur, douglas, 1880-1964
Subject:
United States History, Military 20th century.
Subject:
United States History, Military.
Subject:
United States Biography.
Subject:
Biography-Military
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 745-762.
Publication Date:
19780930
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
793
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6 x 1.75 in 2.15 lb

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"Synopsis" by , MacArthur, the public figure, the private man, the soldier-hero whose mystery and appeal created a uniquely American legend, portrayed in a brilliant biography that will challenge the cherished myths of admirers and critics alike.
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