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A companion to Dwight D. Eisenhower

Author: Chester J Pach
Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2017.
Series: Wiley Blackwell companions to American history
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Companion to Dwight D. Eisenhower brings new depth to the historiography of this significant and complex figure, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date depiction of both the man and era. *  Read more...

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Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chester J Pach
ISBN: 9780470655214 0470655216
OCLC Number: 1002026644
Description: 578 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Notes on Contributors x Introduction: Eisenhower, Yesterday and Today 1 Chester J. Pach Part I General of the Army 7 1 Years of Preparation, 1890 1941 9 Jonathan Reed Winkler 2 Eisenhower in World War II 26 Nicholas Evan Sarantakes 3 Eisenhower and the Onset of the Cold War, 1945 1949 57 Thomas Bruscino 4 Eisenhower as NATO Commander 73 Andrew M. Johnston Part II President 93 Ike s America 95 5 The Baby Boom, Youth Culture, and Family Life 96 Carolyn Herbst Lewis 6 Cities and Suburbs in the Eisenhower Era 114 Amy L. Scott 7 American Politics at Mid-Century 134 Gary W. Reichard Leadership and Politics 151 8 Eisenhower Republicanism 152 Steven Wagner 9 Leadership and Decision-Making 169 Richard V. Damms Domestic Policy 189 10 Eisenhower, the Red Scare, and Domestic Anticommunism 190 Andrew J. Falk 11 Eisenhower and African American Civil Rights 207 David A. Nichols 12 Managing the Economy 227 Iwan Morgan 13 Eisenhower and Social Welfare 246 Andrew Morris 14 Natural Resources, Conservation, and the Environment 264 J. Brooks Flippen National Security and the Cold War 280 15 Eisenhower and the Korean War 281 James I. Matray 16 Eisenhower s National Security Policies 308 David L. Snead 17 Eisenhower, Nuclear Weapons, and Arms Control 327 Philip Nash 18. Eisenhower, the CIA, and Covert Action 350 James Callanan 19 Propaganda and Public Diplomacy 370 Kenneth Osgood America and the World 394 20 NATO, Western Europe, and the Eisenhower Administration 395 Robert T. Davis II 21 Special or Not So Special? Anglo-American Relations 417 Michael F. Hopkins 22 Eisenhower and Latin America 435 Stephen G. Rabe 23 Eisenhower, China, and Taiwan 453 Scott Kaufman 24 Eisenhower and the Third World 472 Kevin E. Grimm 25 Eisenhower, Indochina, and Vietnam 494 Kathryn C. Statler 26 The Arab Israeli Dispute and the Middle East 517 Peter L. Hahn Part III Citizen 535 27 After the Presidency 537 Stephen T. Pfeffer Index 555
Series Title: Wiley Blackwell companions to American history
Responsibility: edited by Chester Pach.

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