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MacArthur : the defiant general.

Author: Hal Holbrook; HBO Video (Firm); Round Hill Production.
Publisher: New York : HBO Video, 1981.
Series: Warlords.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Douglas MacArthur, American superhero and military genius, commanded American forces through three major wars. His powerful image, backed by awesome achievement in battle, was front page news across the country. MacArthur recognized the link between defiance and glory and forged his life upon it. Defiance was his badge of courage, but would also lead to his downfall, as this film reveals.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Douglas MacArthur; Douglas MacArthur
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Holbrook; HBO Video (Firm); Round Hill Production.
ISBN: 1558033971 9781558033979
OCLC Number: 19806885
Notes: "0084."
Credits: Executive producer, Arthur Holch ; producer interview sequences, Carolyn Kresky ; associate producer, Lynda B. Kaplan.
Performer(s): Hal Holbrook.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Warlords.

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Douglas MacArthur, American superhero and military genius, commanded American forces through three major wars. His powerful image, backed by awesome achievement in battle, was front page news across the country. MacArthur recognized the link between defiance and glory and forged his life upon it. Defiance was his badge of courage, but would also lead to his downfall, as this film reveals.

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