MacArthur at War
  • Release Date : 10 May 2016
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 608 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780316405317
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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