Inspiring, outrageous... A thundering paradox of a man. Douglas MacArthur, one of only five men in history to have achieved the rank of General of the United States Army. He served in World Wars I, II, and the Korean War, and is famous for stating that "in war, there is no substitute for victory." AMERICAN CAESAR exaines the exemplary army career, the stunning successes (and lapses) on the battl...
Paperback: 816 pages
Publisher: Back Bay Books; Reprint edition (May 12, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 1.9 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 92598
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It's a wee bit difficult for me to be completely objective when reviewing any of William Manchester's books, because he's in my top 3 of best writers of all time. This is because he's a meticulous researcher and brilliant yet eminently readable write...
the turbulent private life of the soldier-hero whose mystery and appeal created a uniquely American legend.