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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Divine, Robert A.
Eisenhower and the cold war.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1981
|Named Person:||Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert A Divine
|ISBN:||0195028236 9780195028232 0195028244 9780195028249|
|Description:||ix, 181 pages ; 20 cm|
|Responsibility:||Robert A. Divine.|
Beloved as a World War II hero, Dwight D. Eisenhower was for many years considerably less appreciated as a president. He was viewed as a lazy and ineffectual statesman, a 'do-nothing' who relied on men like Sherman Adams and John Foster Dulles to conduct national affairs.
A judicious and cogent vindication of Eisenhower's prudent and moderate conduct of statecraft during his two terms. Stephen J. Whitfield, Brandeis University This excellent survey by a distinguished