The Age of Eisenhower

by William I. Hitchcock

Hardcover, 2018

Status

Available

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Publication

New York : Simon & Schuster, 2018.

Description

"[This book] is the definitive account of [Eisenhower's] presidency, drawing extensively on declassified material... that explains why this "do-nothing" president is... regarded as one of the best leaders our country has ever had"--Amazon.com.

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LibraryThing member rivkat
Mostly notable to me for really driving home that when most white Americans talk about what “Americans” believe, they mean “white Americans.” Hitchcock really likes Eisenhower, especially as moral leader of the country, even while acknowledging Eisenhower’s at best grudging acceptance of desegregation—the domestic moral issue of his time.… (more)

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10667
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