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Ike Eisenhower

Delos Wheeler Lovelace

Ike Eisenhower

statesman and soldier of peace.

by Delos Wheeler Lovelace

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D. 1890-1969.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE836 .L6 1957
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p.
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6222776M
    LC Control Number57008156
    OCLC/WorldCa1361189

    A t a White House stag dinner in February , President Dwight Eisenhower shocked the new chief justice of the United States. Earl Warren was Eisenhower’s first appointment to the Supreme Author: Michael O’Donnell. USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), Norfolk, Virginia. , likes 3, talking about this. Welcome to the official U.S. Navy USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Command fan page; operated by Media Followers: K.

    Ike and McCarthy. Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign Against Joseph McCarthy. IKE & McCarthy is the first book to rigorously document, using declassified and ignored sources, Dwight Eisenhower’s secret campaign to destroy Joseph McCarthy’s political influence.. For decades, Eisenhower’s detractors have depicted him as cowardly in refusing to use “the bully pulpit” to assault the.   Once Ike's strongest supporter in many a fierce argument with MacArthur, Davis was now Ike's adjutant general. Eisenhower felt uneasy in the luxurious, upper-crust atmosphere of Claridge's, a place where anything that doesn't move is likely to be gilded and anything that does is likely to carry an aroma of : Random House Publishing Group.

    In this comprehensive new book, University of Virginia historian William Hitchcock makes the case that Eisenhower was so much the preeminent figure in American and world politics from the death of Author: Paul Lettow. * “Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World” by Evan Thomas – Published in , this book is almost exclusively focused on foreign policy pressures encountered by Eisenhower during his presidency and how he chose to respond. Notwithstanding the book’s dramatic title, readers familiar with Eisenhower will.


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Ike book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A big, ambitious, and enthralling new biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower, full /5. Mrs. Ike is not only a biography of a beloved American but a superb account of a complex marriage.

Susan Eisenhower helps readers see her grandmother as her husband did – a heroic and irresistible figure in her own right. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book Cited by: 3. Ike's Favorite Motto "Gently in Manner -- Strongly in Deed" Latin inscription, "Suaviter in modo, fortiter in re", attributed to Claudio Aqua Viva.

The "paperweight" Ike kept on his desk at the White House and later at the Gettysburg office, and now in the Eisenhower Museum displayed this inscription. Eisenhower retired for good, inwhen his successor John F.

Kennedy, who had beaten Ike's vice president, Richard Nixon, took office. He would live intojust long enough to see Nixon, whose daughter would marry his grandson, become by: 6. Dwight David Eisenhower (ī´zənhou´ər), –, American general and 34th President of the United States, n, Tex.; his nickname was "Ike." Early Career When he was two years old, his family moved to Abilene, Kans., where he was reared.

While Hitchcock had plenty of material on Eisenhower as supreme commander of the Allied forces in the European theater of operation during World War II, he wanted to focus on his political leadership in the forgotten s. His book, “The Age of Eisenhower, America and the World in the s,” is scheduled to be published in March.

My new book, How Ike Led: The Principles Behind Eisenhower’s Biggest Decisions will be published on August 11 th by Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin’s Press. It is now available for preorder in print, ebook, and audiobook format. The book is a retrospective of Eisenhower’s wartime and presidential leadership, which includes biographical details, observations, and anecdotes.

Stephen Ambrose's portrayal of Eisenhower as both soldier and president is a grand tribute to one of America's greatest war and peacetime Ambrose views Ike in a very positive light he is willing to be critical of his choices not to engage the Civil Rights debates of the s and not take a firm stand in regards to retaining or dumping Nixon as VP in Eisenhower aimed to Cited by: Learn more about the book › Praise for How Ike Led “Susan Eisenhower’s How Ike Led distills from her grandfather’s life the enduring qualities of successful leadership.

Those qualities—dedication to duty, sincerity, fairness, optimism, humility, patience and restraint, moderation and accountability—are illuminated through anecdotes both moving and entertaining from Dwight.

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These products are hand picked monthly by I Like Ike Store staff. February's Theme. Ike was a confrontationalist, not a détente' man. This book, by the very esteemed popular Historian Mr.

Ambrose, helps to convey the wide range of activities. From the planning of the Bay of Pigs to the overthrow of the Iranian and Guatemala governments Ike brought America to pinnacle of Cold War politics, daring to confront the communists in Cited by:   Maybe it’s the case with modern series like the Eisenhower Dollar that the editors of The Red Book have failed to reach out and collect the appropriate data.

If this is the case, then I am happy. In Ike and McCarthy, Nichols uses documents previously unavailable or overlooked to authenticate the extraordinary story of Eisenhower’s anti-McCarthy campaign. The result is “a well-researched and sturdily written account of what may be the most important such conflict in modern ans have as much to learn today from Released on: Ma Coin Value Price Chart for Eisenhower Dollars $1.

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Conduct research. Febru Atlantic Resolve with the Big Red One. Janu January Lunch & Learn: World War I and the Introduction of the Fossil Fuel Era. Janu Ike Book Talk Series. Janu Winter Film Festival. Octo Ike loved to cook, and the recipes in this book were compiled from the collection at the Eisenhower Library.

Included are recipes used by Ida, Dwight, and Mamie Eisenhower. This cookbook features a number of photos not published elsewhere. Not all recipes have been tested. Paperback, spiral bound. March pick by Beth. MaEisenhower High School hosted the Mr.

IKE Pageant. The pageant was a major success as this year's Mr. IKE broke our all-time record, raising $26, for the Memorial Foundation.

Congratulations to all of our coordinators and contestants. Special congratulations to. A review of Eisenhower's use of intelligence resources and covert operations—first as Supreme Allied Commander in World War II, then as president—which, though variously flawed, does demonstrate a vital linkage between the two: because of his wartime experience, Ike was ready and willing, come the Cold War, to apply covert action by the CIA to any international problem, especially in the.

I Like Ike is a compelling account of how an America fearful of a Communist threat elected a war hero and brought an end to twenty years of Democrat control of the White House. In an era of political ferment, it also makes a timely and persuasive case for the importance of the election of not only to the Eisenhower Administration, but also to the development of presidential politics well.

Book Excerpt: 'Ike's Mystery Man' by Peter Shinkle One day in late AprilSkip Koons and Steve Benedict drove to Alexandria, Virginia, a sleepy town on the Potomac River about eight miles. “Ike and McCarthy” is Nichols’ third book seeking to reassess — and upgrade — history’s appreciation of Eisenhower’s political and leadership : Chris Foran.

General Ike is a book that John Eisenhower always knew he had to write, a tribute from an affectionate and admiring son to a great father.

John chose to write about the “military Ike,” as opposed to the “political Ike,” because Ike cared far more about his career in uniform than about his time in the White House/5(5). ANALYSIS/OPINION: THE AGE OF EISENHOWER: AMERICA AND THE WORLD IN THE S.

By William I. Hitchcock. Simon & Schuster, $35, pages.