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Eisenhower and the cold war

Author: Robert A Divine
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.

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Divine, Robert A.
Eisenhower and the cold war.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1981
(OCoLC)568326132
Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; 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
OCLC Number: 6627173
Description: ix, 181 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Robert A. Divine.

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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.

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Those who are concerned with present policy and its consequences will find these essays provocative. * Military Review * This excellent survey by a distinguished diplomatic historian represents an Read more...

 
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