Douglas Waller

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 Raleigh, North Carolina.

Books by this Author

Air Warriors
Wild Bill Donovan

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

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 are your most overused words or phrases?

A. My wife and kids say I have a number of them, which they always point out in my early manuscripts.

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 eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. I like a good steak, but I'd certainly get tired of them if that was my meal the rest of my days.

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