The General vs. the President | Summary
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The General vs. the President
From H.W. Brands
MacArthur and Truman
At the Brink of Nuclear War
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Truman relieving General Douglas MacArthur caused a bit of an uproar amongst the American public. His motives were to limit the conflict in Korea, resulting in his decision to remove MacArthur.
General MacArthur was full of ego and flair...