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The Resource The age of Eisenhower : America and the world in the 1950s, William I. Hitchcock

The age of Eisenhower : America and the world in the 1950s, William I. Hitchcock

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The age of Eisenhower : America and the world in the 1950s
Title
The age of Eisenhower
Title remainder
America and the world in the 1950s
Statement of responsibility
William I. Hitchcock
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Citing the enduring popularity of America's 34th President, an original and penetrating assessment of Eisenhower analyzes his considerable influence on the Cold War, today's America and the nature of the presidency itself. By the Pulitzer Prize-finalist author of The Bitter Road to Freedom
Writing style
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10625521
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hitchcock, William I
Dewey number
973.921092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover
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  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America and the world in the 1950s
Label
The age of Eisenhower : America and the world in the 1950s, William I. Hitchcock
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
Part I. Duty -- Ascent -- Star power -- Call to duty -- Crusade -- Part II. An age of peril -- Scorpions in a bottle -- Confronting McCarthy -- Dark arts for a Cold War -- Asian dominoes -- A murder in Mississippi -- God, government and the middle way -- To the summit -- A formidable indifference -- Double cross at Suez -- Part III. Race, rockets and revolution -- The color line -- Ike's missile crisis -- Contending with Khrushchev -- Secret wars in the third world -- Shoot down -- Fighting to the finish -- A new generation
Control code
1914676
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781439175668
Lccn
2017026867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781439175668
  • (OCoLC)989124126
Label
The age of Eisenhower : America and the world in the 1950s, William I. Hitchcock
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
Part I. Duty -- Ascent -- Star power -- Call to duty -- Crusade -- Part II. An age of peril -- Scorpions in a bottle -- Confronting McCarthy -- Dark arts for a Cold War -- Asian dominoes -- A murder in Mississippi -- God, government and the middle way -- To the summit -- A formidable indifference -- Double cross at Suez -- Part III. Race, rockets and revolution -- The color line -- Ike's missile crisis -- Contending with Khrushchev -- Secret wars in the third world -- Shoot down -- Fighting to the finish -- A new generation
Control code
1914676
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781439175668
Lccn
2017026867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781439175668
  • (OCoLC)989124126

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