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Author Masuda, Hiroshi, 1947- author

Title MacArthur in Asia : the general and his staff in the Philippines, Japan, and Korea / Hiroshi Masuda and Reiko Yamamoto
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary General Douglas MacArthur's storied career is inextricably linked to Asia. This book offers a new perspective on the American icon, focusing on his experiences in the Philippines, Japan, and Korea and highlighting the importance of the general's staff - the famous 'Bataan Boys' who served alongside MacArthur throughout the Asian arc of his career - to both MacArthur's and the region's history
Notes Previously issued in print: 2012
Translated from the Japanese
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on June 10, 2016)
Subject MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Asia.
Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Yamamoto, Reiko, translator
ISBN 0801466199
9780801466199 (ebook)
Other Titles Makkāsā. English