skip to content
Eisenhower Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Eisenhower

Author: John F Wukovits
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Series: Great generals series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

American general and 34th president of the United States, Eisenhower was the principal architect of the successful Allied invasion of Europe during World War II and of the subsequent defeat of Nazi  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Military history
Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight David Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John F Wukovits
ISBN: 9780230613942 0230613942
OCLC Number: 277068275
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: xii, 204 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 cm.
Contents: PART I: PREPARATION AND ROOTS Introduction: 'Eisenhower's in the Area' 'Kansas Isn't the Whole World' PART II: EDUCATION OF AN OFFICER 'I Want to Go Overseas' 'An Incalculable Debt' 'A Brilliant Officer Should Be Promoted' 'I Want People Who Are Prepared to Fight' 'The Unexpected Always Happens' PART III: APPRENTICESHIP FOR COMMAND 'We're Here to Fight' 'We Sit on a Boiling Kettle!!' 'There Must Be a Fine Balance' PART IV: SUPREME COMMANDER 'There Can Be No Thought of Failure' 'The Great Crusade' 'A Jewel of Broad-Mindedness and Wisdom' 'A Soldiers' War' 'The Mission Was Fulfilled' PART V: AFTER THE WAR 'I Like Ike' 'There Is No Indispensable Man'
Series Title: Great generals series.
Responsibility: John Wukovits ; foreword by Wesley K. Clark.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'In his highly readable and concise style, John Wukovits has once again succeeded in packing a wealth of information into a single volume on the life of one of the greatest soldier-statesmen in Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/277068275> # Eisenhower
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "277068275" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Place/basingstoke> ; # Basingstoke
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Topic/presidents_united_states> ; # Presidents--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Topic/generals_united_states> ; # Generals--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Topic/presidents> ; # Presidents
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Person/eisenhower_dwight_d_dwight_david_1890_1969> ; # Dwight David Eisenhower
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Topic/generals> ; # Generals
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.921092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Place/etats_unis> ; # États-Unis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Person/eisenhower_dwight_david_1890_1969> ; # Dwight David Eisenhower
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Person/eisenhower_dwight_d_1890_1969> ; # Dwight D. Eisenhower
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/100176316> ; # Dwight David Eisenhower
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/117114448> ; # John F. Wukovits
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3768443850> ;
    schema:genre "Military history"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographie"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Series/great_generals_series> ; # Great generals series.
    schema:name "Eisenhower"@en ;
    schema:productID "277068275" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/277068275#PublicationEvent/basingstoke_palgrave_macmillan_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> ; # Palgrave Macmillan
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780230613942> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA8D6422> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/277068275> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> # Palgrave Macmillan
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Palgrave Macmillan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Person/eisenhower_dwight_d_1890_1969> # Dwight D. Eisenhower
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1890" ;
    schema:deathDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Eisenhower" ;
    schema:givenName "Dwight D." ;
    schema:name "Dwight D. Eisenhower" ;
    schema:sameAs <http://d-nb.info/gnd/118529668> ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Person/eisenhower_dwight_d_dwight_david_1890_1969> # Dwight David Eisenhower
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1890" ;
    schema:deathDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Eisenhower" ;
    schema:givenName "Dwight David" ;
    schema:givenName "Dwight D." ;
    schema:name "Dwight David Eisenhower" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Person/eisenhower_dwight_david_1890_1969> # Dwight David Eisenhower
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1890" ;
    schema:deathDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Eisenhower" ;
    schema:givenName "Dwight David" ;
    schema:name "Dwight David Eisenhower" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768443850#Series/great_generals_series> # Great generals series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/277068275> ; # Eisenhower
    schema:name "Great generals series." ;
    schema:name "Great generals series" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100176316> # Dwight David Eisenhower
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1890" ;
    schema:deathDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Eisenhower" ;
    schema:givenName "Dwight David" ;
    schema:givenName "Dwight D." ;
    schema:name "Dwight David Eisenhower" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/117114448> # John F. Wukovits
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1944" ;
    schema:familyName "Wukovits" ;
    schema:givenName "John F." ;
    schema:name "John F. Wukovits" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780230613942>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0230613942" ;
    schema:isbn "9780230613942" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.