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The General vs. The President: MacArthur and Truman at the Brink of Nuclear War, by H.W. Brands

Eight stars

In another of his wonderful pieces, H.W. Brands takes the reader into the world of the Korean War, alongside a battle that superseded that country’s geographic and ideological fate. 843 more words

Great Reads!

MacArthur’s Spies

Title:                      MacArthur’s Spies

Author:                Peter Eisner

Eisner, Peter (2017). MacArthur’s Spies: The Soldier, The Singer, And The Spymaster Who Defied The Japanese in World War II… 359 more words

World War II

Paralyzed Veterans of America - Time for Accountability

I recently had the privilege and honor to be the master of ceremonies for the Paralyzed Veterans of America – www.pva.org – 2017 Partners Conference in New York City. 624 more words

Point Of View Columns

Little Rock Look Back: Land for first LR public park is transferred to city

April 23, 1892, marked the beginning of the City of Little Rock’s public park system.  On that date, the City officially took possession of land which would become what is now known as MacArthur Park. 301 more words

History

General MacArthur, where are you?...

History may not repeat itself, as Mark Twain famously noted, but sometimes it rhymes.

Nervous eyes are now on China and North Korea. And this is where the rhyming comes in. 482 more words

Korean War

A Taste of History: Douglas MacArthur and the Bataan Death March

Hey, guys! I’m going to give you guys some information regarding events that took place during WWII that are occasionally looked over, as all historical events are, and need to be read. 539 more words