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MacArthur : his rendezvous with history

Author: Courtney Whitney
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1956, ©1955.
Series: Borzoi book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biografie
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Whitney, Courtney.
MacArthur.
New York : Knopf, 1956, ©1955
(OCoLC)559233209
Online version:
Whitney, Courtney.
MacArthur.
New York : Knopf, 1956, ©1955
(OCoLC)607666644
Named Person: Douglas MacArthur; Douglas MacArthur; Douglas MacArthur
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Courtney Whitney
OCLC Number: 715865
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 547 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: World War --
“These Islands must and will be defended” --
“The enemy has committed himself in force” --
“I don’t want to see your 155’s , Jim, I want to hear them” --
“I plan to fight to the complete destruction of our forces…” --
“It’s time to mount up Jeannie” --
“I came through, and I shall return” --
The defense of Australia is in New Guinea --
“Put a finger on the enemy’s heart” --
Intimate glimpses --
“Defeat now stares Japan in the face” --
A momentous conference --
Behind the enemy lines --
“And the truth shall make you free” --
“I have returned” --
Shades of Bataan --
“I’m a little late, but we finally came” --
“Defender-Liberator --
Japan --
“Today the guns are silent…” --
“In their hour of agony…” --
“As victors, architects of a new Japan” --
Freedom’s new frontier --
Communism’s nemesis --
Korea --
The red challenge to combat --
“Let’s go to the front and have a look” --
Buying time for space-and blood --
Inchon: the great debate --
Inchon: the great victory --
Formosa: friendly bastion or enemy base --
The enigma of Wake Island --
The wages of appeasement --
Springing the red trap --
Fighting in a policy vacuum --
The press of a free nation --
Valedictory to the battlefield --
“Jeannie, we’re going home at last” --
America --
Homeward bound --
“There is no substitute for victory” --
Revitalizing the nation --
In retrospect --
Political overtures --
Still waters and - silence.
Series Title: Borzoi book.
Responsibility: by Courtney Whitney.

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