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No Fading Away For MacArthur Over Here

TOKYO – More than six decades after U.S. Army General Douglas MacArthur stepped down as lord and master of Japan, he remains a towering figure of the postwar era...

General Douglas MacArthur

The task of reconstructing Europe after World War II was divvied up among the handful of victorious nations. But in the Pacific, the job of rebuilding Japan...

Down but Not Out

The ringing of the telephone awakened Douglas MacArthur just after 3:30 a.m. in his air-conditioned six-room penthouse atop the Manila Hotel. Japanese bombers...

HISTORICAL NOTE: Mystery Money

MacArthur got half a million Corregidor. 1941. General Douglas MacArthur, having evacuated Manila before the onrushing Japanese invaders, fled to the island...

Destiny's Child

(See Cover) White and shaken, the young lieutenant picked himself up and examined his peaked campaign hat on the ground. The shot had torn it clean off his...

National Affairs: Another MacArthur

To be U.S. Ambassador to Japan, the President last week chose a career diplomat with a historic name: Douglas Mac-Arthur II. The name (for his uncle) may...

Cinema: Old Soldier's Return

MacARTHUR Directed by JOSEPH SARGENT Screenplay by HAL BARWOOD and MATTHEW ROBBINS There is an awful moment in the middle of this long movie about...

Books: Hero's Memory of a Hero

REMINISCENCES by Douglas MacArthur. 438 pages. McGraw-Hill. $6.95. Glorified by the right, vilified by the left, General of the Army Douglas MacArthur was...

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