MacARTHUR MEMORIAL to host Book Signing for Author James M. Scott                                 

NORFOLK,Va. – On October 17, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. the MacArthur Memorial will host 2016 Pulitzer Prize finalist James M. Scott for a discussion of his latest book: Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita and the Battle of Manila. Rampage is one of the first in depth studies of the 1945 Battle of Manila in nearly 50 years. Based on extensive research, war-crimes testimony, after-action reports, and survivor interviews, it recounts one of the most heartbreaking chapters of Pacific war history.

A book signing will follow the presentation. Admission is free but registration is requested.  To register, please call 757-441-2965.  Registration may also be accessed via the Memorial’s website: www.macarthurmemorial.org. 

About The MacArthur Memorial: The MacArthur Memorial was founded in 1964 as a museum and archive dedicated to the life and times of General of the Army Douglas MacArthur, who is buried in the Memorial’s rotunda with his wife Jean. The City of Norfolk operates the Memorial in close partnership with the nonprofit General Douglas MacArthur Foundation. It is open free of charge. For more information, please visit www.macarthurmemorial.org.

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