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The emperor's general : a novel

Author: James Webb
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2000, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : Bantam pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A novel on General MacArthur's rule in post-World War II Japan, portraying him as a Machiavellian figure. He organizes a war-crimes trial against an innocent Japanese general to divert attention from the crimes of the emperor, whose cooperation he needs. By the author of Something to Die For.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Novels
War fiction
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Webb, James, 1946 February 9-
Emperor's general.
New York : Bantam Books, 2000, ©1999
Named Person: Douglas MacArthur; Tomobumi Yamashita; Douglas MacArthur; Tomobumi Yamashita
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Webb
ISBN: 9780307567451 0307567451
OCLC Number: 669173197
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: James Webb.

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A novel on General MacArthur's rule in post-World War II Japan, portraying him as a Machiavellian figure. He organizes a war-crimes trial against an innocent Japanese general to divert attention from the crimes of the emperor, whose cooperation he needs. By the author of Something to Die For.

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