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Douglas Waller

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Douglas Waller is a former correspondent for Newsweek and Time. He has authored five previous books on the military or foreign policy, including the bestsellers The Commandos and BIG RED and the critically acclaimed biography of General Billy Mitchell, A Question of Loyalty. He lives in Annandale, Virginia.

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Douglas Waller

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Douglas Waller is a former correspondent for Newsweek and Time. He has authored five previous books on the military or foreign policy, including the bestsellers The Commandos and BIG RED and the critically acclaimed biography of General Billy Mitchell, A Question of Loyalty. He lives in Annandale, Virginia.

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Get the most out of life. It's shorter than you think.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I've said in book talks that I would have loved to have been a reporter during World War II and to have covered Wild Bill Donovan. He was such a fascinating character. And I probably would have covered him. Donovan liked to leak to reporters.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I tend to be low key and easy going.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I'm pretty happy just being me.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. To be a novelist. Nonfiction writing is the best I can do.

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