The new, definitive life of General Douglas MacArthur from Pulitzer Prize finalist Arthur Herman.
ARTHUR HERMAN is the author of The Cave and the Light, Freedom's Forge, and the bestseller How the Scots Invented the Modern World, The Idea of Decline in Western History and To Rule the Waves. Gandhi & Churchill was a 2008 finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He has been a professor of history at Georgetown University, Catholic University, George Mason University, and the University of the South. He is a Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute.
This first rate biography reminds us of the detail while bringing new facts to life but, above all, it brings MacArthur to life as an amazing human being. * Baird Maritime *