MacArthur at War

Written By Walter R. Borneman
MacArthur at War
  • Publsiher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 10 May 2016
  • ISBN : 0316405310
  • Pages : 608 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 4 reviews
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Download or read book entitled MacArthur at War by author: Walter R. Borneman which was release on 10 May 2016 and published by Hachette UK with total page 608 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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 War II. Macarthur at War will go deeper into this transformative period of his life than previous biographies, drilling into the military strategy that Walter R. Borneman is so skilled at conveying, and exploring how personality and ego translate into military successes and failures. Architect of stunning triumphs and inexplicable defeats, General MacArthur is the most intriguing military leader of the twentieth century. There was never any middle ground with MacArthur. This in-depth study of the most critical period of his career shows how his influence spread far beyond the war-torn Pacific. A Finalist for the Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History at the New York Historical Society

MacArthur at War

MacArthur at War
  • Author : Walter R. Borneman
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-05-10
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : 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 War II. Macarthur at War will go deeper into this transformative period of his life ...

MacArthur s War

MacArthur s War
  • Author : Douglas Niles,Michael Dobson
  • Publisher : Forge Books
  • Release Date : 2008-07-01
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Just as Fox on the Rhine and Fox at the Front showed readers an alternate Europe in which Hitler had been killed, thereby radically changing the course of World War II, Douglas Niles and Michael Dobson bring us the Battle of Midway with a very different outcome. The Allies are ...

The Odd Couple

The Odd Couple
  • Author : Jack Gallaway
  • Publisher : University of Queensland Press(Australia)
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 271
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Military heroes are larger than life and General Douglas MacArthur assiduously built his image as a warrior hero through skilful media manipulation. In complete contrast to this flamboyant American was General Thomas Blamey. Where MacArthur's actual military experience was limited, the feisty Aussie had taken part in the Gallipoli landings. ...

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Truman  MacArthur  and the Korean War
  • Author : Dennis Wainstock
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 186
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : A general history of the critical first year of the Korean War, this study deals primarily with relations between General Douglas MacArthur and President Harry S. Truman from June 1950 to April 1951, a period that defined the war's direction until General Mark Clark, the final U.N. Commander, signed the Armistice ...

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  • Publisher : New York : Scribner
  • Release Date : 1944
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Read online MacArthur and the War Against Japan written by Frazier Hunt, published by New York : Scribner which was released on 1944. Download full MacArthur and the War Against Japan Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2004-05-26
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : John R. MacArthur -- who is the publisher of Harper's Magazine -- examines the government's assault on the constitutional freedoms of the U.S. media during the 1991 gulf war. With a new preface....

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  • Author : Stephen R. Taaffe
  • Publisher : Modern War Studies (Hardcover)
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : His book tells not only how victory was gained through a combination of technology, tactics, and army-navy cooperation but also how the New Guinea campaign exemplified the strategic differences that plagued the Pacific War, since many high-ranking officers considered it a diversionary tactic rather than a key offensive....

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  • Author : Douglas MacArthur
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010-10
  • Total pages : 488
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Written in his own hand, and finished only weeks before his death, Reminiscences by General Douglas MacArthur spans more than half a century of modern history. These pages show a man whose unique vantage point at the center of the stage enabled him to illuminate major controversies of our time, ...

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  • Author : Winston Groom
  • Publisher : National Geographic Books
  • Release Date : 2015-11-10
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Celebrated historian Winston Groom tells the uniquely American tales of George Patton, Douglas MacArthur, and George Marshall, from World War I to World War II. These three remarkable men-of-arms who rose from the gruesome hell of the First World War to become the finest generals of their generation during World ...

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  • Publisher : Free Press
  • Release Date : 2008-11-21
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Douglas MacArthur towers over twentieth-century American history. His fame is based chiefly on his World War II service in the Philippines. Yet Korea, America's forgotten war, was far more "MacArthur's War" -- and it remains one of our most brutal and frightening. In just three years thirty-five thousand Americans lost ...

MacArthur s ULTRA

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  • Author : Edward J. Drea,Drea
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : "No one writing on military operations in the Southwest Pacific will be able to ignore this book."?William M. Leary, editor of We Shall Return: MacArthur's Commanders and the Defeat of Japan, 1941-1945 "Adds significantly to our understanding of the war and of MacArthur as commander and strategist."?Stanley L. ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1995-05
  • Total pages : 257
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Guadalcanal . . . Midway . . . the battle for the Philippines. In each of these critical conflicts, intelligence played a crucial role in bringing about an Allied victory. General MacArthur's brilliant Pacific campaign was designed around espionage and guerrilla warfare. This is the story of his undercover war. Praise for William B. Breuer's Previous ...

Truman MacArthur and the Korean War

Truman  MacArthur and the Korean War
  • Author : DennisD Wainstock
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009-08-01
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : At 4:00 a.m. on June 25, 1950, North Korean artillery began pounding South Korean positions and the Korean War began. The Americans underestimated the strength of the North Koreans, who quickly invaded the South and nearly overran the country. Every US intelligence agency failed to predict the attack. General Douglas MacArthur in ...

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  • Author : Brenda Haugen
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2005-07
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : A biography of the famous general Douglas MacArthur....

MacArthur s Korean War Generals

MacArthur s Korean War Generals
  • Author : Stephen R. Taaffe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-04-08
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0316405310
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Summary : Anybody who wants to understand how the US Army fought in the Korean War needs to read this book. Taaffe is especially interesting on the personal relationships between senior officers...