The General: The Story of George S. Patton by Waln Brown
Approx. 4,720 words.
Published on January 4, 2011.
This biography examines General George S. Patton's childhood learning problems, caused by dyslexia. Despite his reading and spelling problem, he forged onward with his education, graduating high school and then West Point. Never considered the best student, George Patton overcame his learning problem to guide the largest army in history to victory over the Nazis in World War II.