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General Walton H. Walker: Forgotten Hero - The Man Who Saved Korea

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This biography of General Walton H. Walker details the debacle of the Korean War and how the United States managed to lose that war. It shows how General Walker was used as a scapegoat to hide the ineptitude and incompetence of General MacArthur and his lapdog General Almond. Following WWII, the political and military leaders arrogantly assumed that the United States was invincible and no one would dare to oppose a nation with the atomic bomb. This book tells the sordid story of the political hubris and military ...
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Overview

This biography of General Walton H. Walker details the debacle of the Korean War and how the United States managed to lose that war. It shows how General Walker was used as a scapegoat to hide the ineptitude and incompetence of General MacArthur and his lapdog General Almond. Following WWII, the political and military leaders arrogantly assumed that the United States was invincible and no one would dare to oppose a nation with the atomic bomb. This book tells the sordid story of the political hubris and military incompetence that caused the U.S. defeat.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440472886
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/29/2008
  • Pages: 284
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Charles M. Province is the president and founder of The George S. Patton, Jr. Historical. He is the author of "The Unknown Patton," "Patton's Third Army," and "Patton's One-Minute Messages." Mr. Province has studied the life and career of General Patton for forty years and has the largest private collection of Patton memorabilia in existence. Mr. Province has a degree in computer science, he worked in the newspaper industry for 40 years, he taught computer science for 15 years, and he has written books and magazine article about a number of subjects from military history to computer history.
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