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Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage

Author: Jeffrey Frank
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Examines the relationship between Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon, from the politics that divided them to the marriage that united their families. Despite being separated by age and temperament, their association evolved into a collaboration that helped to shape the nation's political ideology, foreign policy, and domestic goals.
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Genre/Form: Biography
NonFiction
Historical
Political
Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; Richard M Nixon; Dwight D Eisenhower; Richard M Nixon; Dwight D Eisenhower; Richard M Nixon; Richard Nixon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Frank
ISBN: 9781416587019 1416587012 9781416587217 1416587217
OCLC Number: 788290092
Description: viii, 434 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The men's club --
The ticket --
The silent treatment --
"The greatest moment of my life" --
President Eisenhower --
Diplomatic vistas --
The troublesome senator --
"Mr. Nixon's war" --
The pounding --
Mortal man --
Survivor --
The liberation of Richard Nixon --
"Once an oppressed people rise" --
Worn down --
Should he resign? --
Dirty work --
Unstoppable --
"If you give me a week, I might think of one" --
The good life --
The obituary writers --
Easterners --
The "Moratorium" --
Private agendas --
The rehearsal --
"That job is so big, the forces are so great" --
David and Julie --
Family ties --
A soldier's serenade --
Victory laps --
Eulogies --
What happened next.
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Examines the relationship between Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon, from the politics that divided them to the marriage that united their families. Despite being separated by age and temperament, their association evolved into a collaboration that helped to shape the nation's political ideology, foreign policy, and domestic goals.

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