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Eisenhower : portrait of the hero / Peter Lyon.


1st ed.. Boston : Little, Brown and Company, [1974] .
ISBN 0316540218

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Subjects Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1953-1961.
États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1953-1961.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Présidents -- États-Unis -- Biographies.
Description xii, 937 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1974]
©1974
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 911-916) and index.
Contents Apotheosis. Victory ; The victors measure each other ; Adoration -- Obscurity. The background ; Abilene ; West Point ; Need to excel ; Between wars ; With troops -- The growing burden of command. To the War Department ; An eye to the east ; An eye to the west ; Second front in 1942? ; Torch ; Collaboration ; Victory in Africa ; Soldier in politics ; The "soft" underbelly ; Command of Overlord ; Victory in Europe -- Will he? Won't he?. Military Governor ; Chief of Staff ; In Mufti ; NATO and SHAPE ; The plunge -- Cold warrior. New President, old problems ; Education in crisis; Exacerbation of crisis ; Protecting the status quo ; Thaw in the Cold War ; An end and a beginning amidst crisis ; Policing the globe ; Collapse of a policy -- What remained of life.
Genre Biographie.
Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)801682
(OCoLC)ocm00801682
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lyon, Peter, 1915-
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