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American Caesar

William Manchester

American Caesar

Library Edition

by William Manchester

  • 12 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Blackstone Audiobooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Unabridged Audio - Autobiography/Biography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Military

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTom Parker (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8108618M
    ISBN 10078618177X
    ISBN 109780786181773

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The author covers all aspects of MacArthur's life in considerable detail. However, the narrative is far too often interrupted by needless comparisons to ancient generals, brief forays into philosophy, etc/5().

American Caesar, no less: from the title onward, Manchester has produced a biography of MacArthur so grandiose and so singleminded as to satisfy even the giant ego of its subject. But this great thundering paradox, the best of men and the worst of men, is not without his manifold, if more life-size, fascinations.

He was, ineluctably, his father's son: at 18, Arthur MacArthur dashed up. Where does American Caesar rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far. Among the best. The writing pulls the reader in.

Any additional comments. A little dated in its s attitudes and fascination with Japan's modern economy, but otherwise an extremely engaging and balanced look at an important historical figure.

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William Manchester was a hugely successful popular historian and biographer whose books include The Last Lion, Volumes 1 and 2, Goodbye Darkness, A World Lit Only by Fire, The Glory and the Dream, The Arms of Krupp, American Caesar, The Death of /5(11).

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Dust jacket has 2 inch tear to front top. This book is a classic. Even the title page is brilliant. MacArthur is The American Caesar, imperious and outstanding, always posturing and yet commanding a fanatical following.

A complex man, his brilliance is constantly dogged by his insecurities, his successes balanced by his failures and so on.

truly the modern Prometheus!Cited by:   Buy American Caesars: Lives of the US Presidents, from Franklin D. Roosevelt to George W. Bush by Hamilton, Nigel (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(43). American Caesar Douglas MacArthur “A great biography.

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The idea comes partially from a biography on him called American Caesar which is very fair, showing both his good and bad qualities. One of the overall ideas in the book is that he is very similar to Julius Caesar, a man of ambition who in the end crossed the line, except in the American case he was removed from power and he accepted this.

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The album is often considered one of his stronger s albums Genre: Hard rock, grunge. American Caesar. [William Manchester] -- The acclaimed biographer and historian examines the career of the legendary soldier-hero and paradoxical four-star general, a military genius who suffered from lapses in strategy.

Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. American Caesar Fascinating history of a great general, not only it highlights the great qualities of a combat leader but provides insights to his character. Superbly written, well researched, presents the good and the bad in a balanced way/5(79).This book offers a fresh analysis of the air war in the Pacific during the early phases of World War II.

Details are included from two expeditions conducted by the author that reveal the location of an American pilot missing in the Philippines since and clear up a controversial account involving famed Japanese ace Saburo Sakai and U.S.