Twice Honored: The Legend of Captain Littleton Wyler

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Captain Lit Wyler is one of the few soldiers to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor not once, but twice. This is a stirring tale of his brave actions in early 20th Century Philippines.

Praise for The General's General, also by Kenneth R. Young.

"The origin of Douglas's leadership traits is effectively illuminated by author Young. This first biography of MacArthur is destined to become the standard ...

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Overview

Captain Lit Wyler is one of the few soldiers to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor not once, but twice. This is a stirring tale of his brave actions in early 20th Century Philippines.

Praise for The General's General, also by Kenneth R. Young.

"The origin of Douglas's leadership traits is effectively illuminated by author Young. This first biography of MacArthur is destined to become the standard work. Strongly recommended."
-Library Journal

"A biography of a life well lived and fully told."
-Washington Times

"A great book about a neglected hero."
-The Stars and Stripes

"A well-researched, lucidly written biography of a subject who has long-needed one."
-American Historical Review

". . .This is a scholarly biography, well-researched and documented. But it is also good storytelling."
-The News-Times, Danbury, CT

Kenneth R. Young, a Fulbright scholar to the Philippines in 1979, was professor of history at Western Connecticut State University, where he specialized in U.S. Military and diplomatic actions in Asia.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781457505911
  • Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/1/2012
  • Pages: 244
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.55 (d)

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