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MacArthur's Victory: The War in New Guinea, 1943-1944

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A GREAT WARRIOR AT THE PEAK OF HIS POWERS

In March 1942, General Douglas MacArthur faced an enemy who, in the space of a few months, captured Malaya, Burma, the Philippines, the Dutch East Indies, and, from their base at Raubaul in New Britain, threaten Australia. Upon his retreat to Australia, MacArthur hoped to find enough men and matériel for a quick offensive against th
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Paperback, 304 pages
Published December 28th 2004 by Presidio Press
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Bruinrefugee
I'm torn a little about this book -- in part because I read this and the author's MacArthur Strikes Back back-to-back. On the one hand, it's fair coverage of a World War II arena that gets precious little coverage and it's informative. On the other, there are certain points that get overly repetitious, especially when contained in both books. This tends to occur when relating the command relationships, but the same problem happens whenever the book is relating events that the books organizes as ...more
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