American Caesar: Douglas MacArthur 1880-1964
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: December 2007
Duration: 32 hours 0 minutes
Virtually all Americans above a certain age hold strong opinions about Douglas MacArthur. Endowed with arrogance, great charm, an iron will, and a soaring intellect, General MacArthur was a fascinating paradox: a man whose character was elevated by his vision but destroyed by his own tragic flaws.
"Listening to Parker, one imagines a jovial uncle delivering a slap on the back and sitting down to describe war experiences in a rich voice filled with humor and pathos. The "you-are-there" quality grabs and holds. This is a carefully done, seamless audio presentation." -AudioFile