Dwight D. Eisenhower

The American Presidents Series: The 34th President, 1953-1961

The American Presidents

Tom Wicker; Read by Ira Claffey; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., Series Editor

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A bona fide American hero at the close of WWII, General Dwight Eisenhower rode an enormous wave of popularity into the Oval Office. Though we may view the Eisenhower years through a hazy lens of 1950's nostalgia, historians consider his presidency one of the least successful. Ike would later be revered for "keeping the peace".

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Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Tom Wicker's biography Dwight D. Eisenhower, part of The American Presidents Series. A bona-fide American hero at the close of World War II, General Dwight Eisenhower rode an enormous wave of popularity into the Oval Office seven years later. Though we may view the Eisenhower years through a hazy lens of 1950s nostalgia, historians consider his presidency one of the least successful.

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Tom Wicker; Read by Ira Claffey; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., Series Editor

For over thirty years, Tom Wicker covered American politics at the New York Times, where he began writing the Times' "In the Nation" column . He is the author of several books, including One of Us: Richard Nixon and the American Dream and JFK & LBJ.

Series editor, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., is the preeminent political historian of our time. For more than half a century, he has been a cornerstone figure in the intellectual life of the nation and a fixture on the political scene. He has won two Pulitzer prizes for The Age of Jackson (1946) and A Thousand Days (1966), and in 1988 received the National Humanities Medal. He published the first volume of his autobiography, A Life in the Twentieth Century, in 2000.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower
The American Presidents Series: The 34th President, 1953-1961
Tom Wicker; Read by Ira Claffey; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., Series Editor

Unabridged Digital Audio

Unabridged  Digital Audio
Macmillan Audio
March 2003
Unabridged Digital Audio
ISBN: 9781593970048
ISBN10: 1593970048
Audio Run Time: 5:00
$12.99

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Hardcover
Henry Holt and Co.
Times Books
November 2002
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805069075
ISBN10: 0805069070
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 176 pages
$25.00

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Henry Holt and Co.
Times Books
May 2014
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ISBN: 9781466871809
ISBN10: 1466871806
176 pages
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