Douglas Macarthur / Edition 1

Douglas Macarthur / Edition 1

by Russell D. Buhite
     
 

Buhite offers a trenchant evaluation of Douglas MacArthur's career in East Asia and his role in some of the most important military and diplomatic issues of the twentieth century. Concise and highly readable, this biography of one of the most influential and controversial agents of American foreign and military policy considers diplomatic fact in light of

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Buhite offers a trenchant evaluation of Douglas MacArthur's career in East Asia and his role in some of the most important military and diplomatic issues of the twentieth century. Concise and highly readable, this biography of one of the most influential and controversial agents of American foreign and military policy considers diplomatic fact in light of psychological insight. A must read for those interested in diplomatic and military history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742544260
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Series:
Biographies in American Foreign Policy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Measure of the Man
Chapter 2: The Philippine Years
Chapter 3: "I Shall Return"
Chapter 4: Victory in Japan
Chapter 5: Korea: Background to War
Chapter 6: Hubris Unbounded
Chapter 7: Strategic Myopia
Chapter 8: An Appraisal

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