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. What’s your best quality?

A. I am a dogged and meticulous researcher.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

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

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I'm not the best stylist in my writing.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. I'd probably stay in Washington, D.C. For a journalist writing about politics, national security or military history it's the best town.

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