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Waging peace, 1956-1961 : the White House years

Author: Dwight D Eisenhower
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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President Eisenhower describes the events and decisions of his second term.
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Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
Waging peace, 1956-1961.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1965
(OCoLC)607846925
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dwight D Eisenhower
OCLC Number: 1095772
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxiii, 741 pages : illustrations, color maps (on lining papers) portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Book 1. The political campaign, 1956 --
Build-up to Suez --
Twenty busy days --
Book 2. A sequence of summits --
A family of controversies --
Civil rights --
Renewed tension in the Middle East --
Sputnik and a sputtering economy --
A drastic personal test --
Book 3. Science and defense --
Landing in Lebanon --
The troubled islands again : Quemoy and Matsu, 1958 --
The departure of Sherman Adams --
Book 4. Berlin --
John Foster Dulles --
Principally politics --
Collapse at Geneva --
Personal diplomacy. Book 5. The steel strike and the economic record --
Disarmament --
Friends --
Amigos --
Book six. The summit that never was --
Turbulent summer --
Twilight --
Afterthoughts.
Other Titles: White House years
Responsibility: Dwight D. Eisenhower.

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