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The Resource Eisenhower : soldier and president, Stephen E. Ambrose

Eisenhower : soldier and president, Stephen E. Ambrose

Label
Eisenhower : soldier and president
Title
Eisenhower
Title remainder
soldier and president
Statement of responsibility
Stephen E. Ambrose
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ambrose draws upon extensive sources and numerous interviews while tracing Eisenhower's rise to prominence and power in the military and in his political career. In so doing, he produces the fullest, richest, most objective rendering yet of the soldier who became president
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TULIB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ambrose, Stephen E
Dewey number
973.921/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ambrose, Stephen E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • Generals
Label
Eisenhower : soldier and president, Stephen E. Ambrose
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Condensed version of two works originally published as: Eisenhower: Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect 1890-1952 and Eisenhower: The President. (c1983-©1984)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 595-598) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abilene, West Point, World War I -- Between the wars -- Preparing the first offensive -- North Africa, Sicily, and Italy -- D-Day and the liberation of France -- The West Wall and the Battle of the Bulge -- The last offensive -- Peace -- Columbia, NATO, and politics -- Candidate -- Getting started -- The chance for peace -- Peace in Korea, coup in Iran, atoms for peace -- McCarthy and Vietnam -- ChiNats and ChiComs -- The Geneva Summit and a heart attack -- The 1956 Campaign -- Little Rock and Sputnik -- 1958 : a most difficult year -- A revival -- 1960 : high hopes and unhappy realities -- Transition and assessment -- Elder Statesman
Control code
ocn780006694
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
635 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780671747589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Label
Eisenhower : soldier and president, Stephen E. Ambrose
Publication
Copyright
Note
Condensed version of two works originally published as: Eisenhower: Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect 1890-1952 and Eisenhower: The President. (c1983-©1984)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 595-598) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abilene, West Point, World War I -- Between the wars -- Preparing the first offensive -- North Africa, Sicily, and Italy -- D-Day and the liberation of France -- The West Wall and the Battle of the Bulge -- The last offensive -- Peace -- Columbia, NATO, and politics -- Candidate -- Getting started -- The chance for peace -- Peace in Korea, coup in Iran, atoms for peace -- McCarthy and Vietnam -- ChiNats and ChiComs -- The Geneva Summit and a heart attack -- The 1956 Campaign -- Little Rock and Sputnik -- 1958 : a most difficult year -- A revival -- 1960 : high hopes and unhappy realities -- Transition and assessment -- Elder Statesman
Control code
ocn780006694
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
635 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780671747589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits

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