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Author: Dwight D Eisenhower
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday & Co., 1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Anecdotes about the former President's family and military life, historical events, and institutions combine informal autobiography with history.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
At ease.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday & Co., 1967
(OCoLC)559398930
Online version:
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
At ease.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday & Co., 1967
(OCoLC)631396267
Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D (David) Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dwight D Eisenhower
OCLC Number: 6625335
Notes: Includes index.
Partly autobiographical.
Description: 400 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A man talking to himself --
To the point --
Book one: The Abilene years. Sauce for the gander --
The key to the closet --
Those I came from --
The "gem" on the plains --
Life with mother --
Footnotes for biographers --
Toward Annapolis --
Book Two: The peacetime army. Fort Sam Houston, Texas, 1916 --
Camp Meade, Camp Colt: Training for the invisible war --
Through darkest America with truck and tank --
Colonel George Patton --
The tragic road to Panama --
The Generals: Pershing and MacArthur --
With MacArthur in the Philippines --
Book Three: At war. The states again --
Incidents at war --
More war stories --
Book four: At peace. Stories out of London, Berlin, Frankfurt --
Lost in the Pentagon --
New student at an old university --
Professor Ike --
The shape of things to come.
Responsibility: Dwight D. Eisenhower.

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Anecdotes about the former President's family and military life, historical events, and institutions combine informal autobiography with history.

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