06/25/2010 10:32 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

McChrystal Dismissal Inspires Simon & Schuster To Release Timely eBook 'Truman Fires MacArthur'

Fast on the heels of news that President Obama had dismissed Gen. Stanley McChrystal, Simon & Schuster is releasing an eBook that chronicles another high-profile conflict between general and president. The eBook "Truman Fires MacArthur," a detailed accounting of Harry Truman's showdown with Gen. Douglas MacArthur, is out today -- just about 48 hours after news of McChrystal's departure.

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