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The Resource Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war, David A. Nichols

Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war, David A. Nichols

Label
Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war
Title
Eisenhower 1956
Title remainder
the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war
Statement of responsibility
David A. Nichols
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on hundreds of newly declassified documents to present an account of the Suez crisis that reveals the considerable danger it posed as well as the influence of Eisenhower's health problems and the 1956 election campaign
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nichols, David A.
Dewey number
973.921092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E836
LC item number
.N529 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Political leadership
  • International relations
  • Egypt
  • United States
Label
Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war, David A. Nichols
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-332) and index
Contents
The man and the moment -- Crises of the heart -- Back in the saddle again -- The candidate -- A tangle of policy and politics -- Trouble over Aswan -- A growing rift -- Betrayal of trust -- Double-crossing Ike -- Days of crisis -- A perfect storm -- Reluctant withdrawal -- Conclusion: waging peace in the Middle East
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xx, 346 p.
Isbn
9781439139332
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011000771
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky234881952
  • (OCoLC)646112830
  • 794573
Label
Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war, David A. Nichols
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-332) and index
Contents
The man and the moment -- Crises of the heart -- Back in the saddle again -- The candidate -- A tangle of policy and politics -- Trouble over Aswan -- A growing rift -- Betrayal of trust -- Double-crossing Ike -- Days of crisis -- A perfect storm -- Reluctant withdrawal -- Conclusion: waging peace in the Middle East
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xx, 346 p.
Isbn
9781439139332
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011000771
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky234881952
  • (OCoLC)646112830
  • 794573

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