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MacArthur

Author: Austin Hoyt; David Ogden Stiers; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Home Video.
Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Home Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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No soldier has ever captured the American imagination like Douglas MacArthur. He led Americans into battle for a half-century, through glorious victories and soul-numbing defeats. Courageous and supremely egotistical, he battled anyone who dared question his military judgment, even the President of the United States.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Military history
Named Person: Douglas MacArthur; Douglas MacArthur
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Austin Hoyt; David Ogden Stiers; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0780625323 9780780625327
OCLC Number: 41566833
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on May 17, 1999 in the PBS series American experience.
Credits: Camera, Terry Hopkins ; editors, Bernice Schneider and Sarah Holt ; music, Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Narrator, David Ogden Stiers.
Description: 2 videocassettes (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; stereo.
Contents: pt. 1. Destiny --
pt. 2. Politics of war.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of WGBH Boston for the American experience ; written, produced and directed by Austin Hoyt.

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No soldier has ever captured the American imagination like Douglas MacArthur. He led Americans into battle for a half-century, through glorious victories and soul-numbing defeats. Courageous and supremely egotistical, he battled anyone who dared question his military judgment, even the President of the United States.

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