American Caesar

American Caesar

Douglas MacArthur, 1880-1964

Book - 1978
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Grand Central Pub
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 battlefield, and the turbulent private life of the soldier-hero whose mystery and appeal created a uniquely American legend.

Baker & Taylor
The acclaimed biographer and historian examines the career of the legendary soldier-hero and paradoxical four-star general, a military genius who suffered from lapses in strategy.

Hachette Book Group
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 battlefield, and the turbulent private life of the soldier-hero whose mystery and appeal created a uniquely American legend.

Baker
& Taylor

The acclaimed biographer, historian, and author of The World Lit Only by Fire examines the career of the legendary soldier-hero and paradoxical five-star general, a military genius who suffered from lapses in strategy. Reprint.

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1978
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316024747
0316024740
9780316544986
0316544981
Branch Call Number: B MAC
Characteristics: xvii, 793 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm

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