What Was Macarthur's Passion For The Cold War

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The cold war was full of many difficult decisions; one of the more significant outcomes due to those decisions was based around the feud between President Truman and General MacArthur. Macarthur had a strong passion for a war with China, which basically would result in WW3. While Truman only wanted to help South Korea win their independence and help defeat communism. A large portion of historians, would agree that Macarthur’s battle strategy would today be considered as “over kill”. His plan to dispose of a large amount of the United States’ military equipment, the idea of pointlessly sending thousands of men into a meaningless war, and the insane proposal for the practical start of a third World War, are just a few of the obvious reasons
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