Synopses & Reviews
Inspiring, outrageous... A thundering paradox of a man.
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.