In view of today’s Presidential Hi-Jinks our selection for March seems appropriate.
The general vs. the president: MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war DB86009
Brands, H. W. Reading time: 15 hours, 24 minutes.
Read by Scott Brick.
Historian recounts the conflicts that arose between President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur in the aftermath of World War II as they worked to determine the future of America. Discusses tensions surrounding nuclear weapons, relations with the Soviet Union, the blockade of West Berlin, and more. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2016.