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The Resource The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war, H.W. Brands

The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war, H.W. Brands

Label
The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war
Title
The general vs. the president
Title remainder
MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Brands
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of how President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur confronted each other's oppositional stances for America's future in the aftermath of World War II
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brands, H. W
Dewey number
973.918092
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
  • Brodart
  • Brodart
LC call number
E
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truman, Harry S
  • MacArthur, Douglas
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cold War
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • United States
Label
The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war, H.W. Brands
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Part One. Two Roads up the Mountain -- Part Two. Test of Nerve -- Part Three. An Entirely New War -- Part Four. The General and the President -- Part Five. Fade Away
Control code
sky283823486
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
437 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385540575
Lccn
2016021412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ak 10/16; mv 07/17
Other physical details
illustrations, maps on endpapers, photographs
Label
The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war, H.W. Brands
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Part One. Two Roads up the Mountain -- Part Two. Test of Nerve -- Part Three. An Entirely New War -- Part Four. The General and the President -- Part Five. Fade Away
Control code
sky283823486
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
437 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385540575
Lccn
2016021412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ak 10/16; mv 07/17
Other physical details
illustrations, maps on endpapers, photographs

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