skip to content
Ike the soldier : as they knew him Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Ike the soldier : as they knew him

Author: Merle Miller
Publisher: New York : Putnam's Sons, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book takes the reader behind battle lines and past staff meetings into the heart and mind of Ike, as reported firsthand by the men and women who were closest to him.--[book jacket].
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: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miller, Merle, 1919-1986.
Ike the soldier.
New York : Putnam's Sons, ©1987
(OCoLC)574526497
Online version:
Miller, Merle, 1919-1986.
Ike the soldier.
New York : Putnam's Sons, ©1987
(OCoLC)607868932
Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Merle Miller
ISBN: 0399132015 9780399132018
OCLC Number: 15016556
Description: 859 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Where it all began --
Winning and losing --
A good gamble --
The dominant quality --
A nice little town --
The "Renegade Texan" --
An angry man --
The stepping stone --
In the truth --
Marching through Georgia --
Not at the top, but climbing --
A matter of age --
The summer of 1915 --
Fort Sam --
Miss Mamie --
The nature of the duty --
The army wife --
Keeping the Colonel happy --
Full circle --
Genuine adventure --
The tortoise and the hare --
The dark shadow --
A grave offense --
The invisible figure --
Slightly to the rear --
The watershed --
Prudens Futuri --
Some Americans in Paris --
The assistant to the assistant --
The insubordinate General --
Good man Friday --
The mission --
The electric train --
War games --
A Colonel named Eisenhower --
The first answer --
A man of responsibility --
A Kansan goes to London --
A precious friendship --
20 Grosvenor Square --
Maelstrom --
The rock of Gibraltar --
Friday the thirteenth --
A bitter decision --
Power plays --
Turn of the tide --
An auspicious omen --
The first step --
Holding Patton's horse --
The soft underbelly --
The Sultan --
The final plan --
O.K., we'll go --
Piercing the heart --
Stormy weather --
Irish and tragic --
Out of the woods --
Crossing the Seine --
A fragile reed --
A mere incident --
The long-distance runner --
His greatest moment --
Postscript.
Responsibility: Merle Miller.

Abstract:

This book takes the reader behind battle lines and past staff meetings into the heart and mind of Ike, as reported firsthand by the men and women who were closest to him.--[book jacket].

Reviews

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/15016556> # Ike the soldier : as they knew him
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "15016556" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939841> ; # Generals
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Topic/fuhrung> ; # Führung
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Topic/militar> ; # Militär
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Topic/generals_united_states> ; # Generals--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Organization/united_states_army> ; # United States. Army.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/100176316> ; # Dwight D. Eisenhower
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Person/eisenhower_dwight_d_dwight_david_1890_1969> ; # Dwight David Eisenhower
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1185276> ; # Military leadership
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/355.00924/e19/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1987" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108986985> ; # Merle Miller
   schema:datePublished "1987" ;
   schema:description "This book takes the reader behind battle lines and past staff meetings into the heart and mind of Ike, as reported firsthand by the men and women who were closest to him.--[book jacket]."@en ;
   schema:description "Where it all began -- Winning and losing -- A good gamble -- The dominant quality -- A nice little town -- The "Renegade Texan" -- An angry man -- The stepping stone -- In the truth -- Marching through Georgia -- Not at the top, but climbing -- A matter of age -- The summer of 1915 -- Fort Sam -- Miss Mamie -- The nature of the duty -- The army wife -- Keeping the Colonel happy -- Full circle -- Genuine adventure -- The tortoise and the hare -- The dark shadow -- A grave offense -- The invisible figure -- Slightly to the rear -- The watershed -- Prudens Futuri -- Some Americans in Paris -- The assistant to the assistant -- The insubordinate General -- Good man Friday -- The mission -- The electric train -- War games -- A Colonel named Eisenhower -- The first answer -- A man of responsibility -- A Kansan goes to London -- A precious friendship -- 20 Grosvenor Square -- Maelstrom -- The rock of Gibraltar -- Friday the thirteenth -- A bitter decision -- Power plays -- Turn of the tide -- An auspicious omen -- The first step -- Holding Patton's horse -- The soft underbelly -- The Sultan -- The final plan -- O.K., we'll go -- Piercing the heart -- Stormy weather -- Irish and tragic -- Out of the woods -- Crossing the Seine -- A fragile reed -- A mere incident -- The long-distance runner -- His greatest moment -- Postscript."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/49294219> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574526497> ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607868932> ;
   schema:name "Ike the soldier : as they knew him"@en ;
   schema:productID "15016556" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/15016556#PublicationEvent/new_york_putnam_s_sons_1987> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Agent/putnam_s_sons> ; # Putnam's Sons
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780399132018> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/15016556> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#Organization/united_states_army> # United States. Army.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Army." ;
   schema:name "United States. Army" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49294219#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://id.worldcat.org/fast/1185276> # Military leadership
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Military leadership"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939841> # Generals
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Generals"@en ;
    .

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

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108986985> # Merle Miller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1919" ;
   schema:deathDate "1986" ;
   schema:familyName "Miller" ;
   schema:givenName "Merle" ;
   schema:name "Merle Miller" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780399132018>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0399132015" ;
   schema:isbn "9780399132018" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574526497>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Ike the soldier." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/15016556> ; # Ike the soldier : as they knew him
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607868932>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Ike the soldier." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/15016556> ; # Ike the soldier : as they knew him
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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