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The Resource Eisenhower : captive hero : a critical study of the general and the President, Marquis Childs

Eisenhower : captive hero : a critical study of the general and the President, Marquis Childs

Label
Eisenhower : captive hero : a critical study of the general and the President
Title
Eisenhower
Title remainder
captive hero : a critical study of the general and the President
Statement of responsibility
Marquis Childs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In treating the man and the general with considerable sympathy but the candidate the President quite critically, the author may not please either Eisenhower's adherents or his opponents, but his view of Eisenhower as an unhappy captive of the hero-worshipping public is interesting and much of what he has to say is acute
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Childs, Marquis W.
Dewey number
  • 923.173
  • 973.921/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E836
LC item number
.C5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Eisenhower : captive hero : a critical study of the general and the President, Marquis Childs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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, Kansas -- The iron mold -- Fort Sam Houston to Downing Street -- Eisenhower becomes Ike -- Return of the hero -- Republican or Democrat? -- In and out of uniform -- The great crusade -- Domestic affairs -- From Yalta to the "summit" -- A state of health -- The image fades -- The afterimage
Control code
ocm00466334
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Lccn
58010905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 6531
  • (OCoLC)00466334
Label
Eisenhower : captive hero : a critical study of the general and the President, Marquis Childs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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, Kansas -- The iron mold -- Fort Sam Houston to Downing Street -- Eisenhower becomes Ike -- Return of the hero -- Republican or Democrat? -- In and out of uniform -- The great crusade -- Domestic affairs -- From Yalta to the "summit" -- A state of health -- The image fades -- The afterimage
Control code
ocm00466334
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Lccn
58010905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 6531
  • (OCoLC)00466334

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