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The Resource Ike's bluff : : president Eisenhower's secret battle to save the world, Evan Thomas, (sound recording)

Ike's bluff : : president Eisenhower's secret battle to save the world, Evan Thomas, (sound recording)

Label
Ike's bluff : : president Eisenhower's secret battle to save the world
Title
Ike's bluff :
Title remainder
president Eisenhower's secret battle to save the world
Statement of responsibility
Evan Thomas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Upon assuming the presidency in 1953, Dwight Eisenhower came to be seen by many as a doddering lightweight. Yet behind the bland smile and apparent simplemindedness was a brilliant, intellectual tactician. As Evan Thomas reveals in his examination of Ike's White House years, Eisenhower was a master of calculated duplicity. As with his bridge and poker games he was eventually forced to stop playing after leaving too many fellow army officers insolvent
Cataloging source
LPU
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1951-
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Thomas, Evan
Dewey number
973.921092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E835
LC item number
.T44 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Brian Troxell
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Troxell, Brian
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  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • United States
  • Cold War
  • National security
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Biography
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not applicable
Label
Ike's bluff : : president Eisenhower's secret battle to save the world, Evan Thomas, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 12:30:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn801537535
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 sound discs (750 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781619691902
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781619691902
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD4279
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)801537535
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Ike's bluff : : president Eisenhower's secret battle to save the world, Evan Thomas, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 12:30:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn801537535
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 sound discs (750 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781619691902
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781619691902
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD4279
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)801537535
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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