Relationship Between President Truman and General MacArthur

This week, Professor Eliot Cohen examines the relationship between President Harry S. Truman and General Douglas MacArthur. In 1951,… read more

This week, Professor Eliot Cohen examines the relationship between President Harry S. Truman and General Douglas MacArthur. In 1951, during the Korean War, President Truman relieved General MacArthur of his command. This class at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies is from a course called “The Art of Strategic Decision.” close

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Relationship Between President Truman and General MacArthur

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Jul 28, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2012

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  • Jul 28, 2012 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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