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The Resource Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world, William Lee Miller

Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world, William Lee Miller

Label
Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world
Title
Two Americans
Title remainder
Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world
Statement of responsibility
William Lee Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a dual examination of Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower to analyze their similarities and differences, covering their roles in the high politics of their time and their respective experiences during and between the world wars
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, William Lee
Dewey number
  • 973.09/9
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E747
LC item number
.M63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Presidents
  • Political culture
  • Political leadership
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world, William Lee Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Boy's life -- Two warriors, first war -- Between the wars -- Two warriors, second war -- Normandy, nomination, Nagasaki: endings and beginnings -- Containment -- Choosing a president -- The once forgotten war -- Two moralities -- Reciprocating animosities -- Judging presidents -- The miasma of McCarthy -- Ike and Harry on race -- Bombs
Dimensions
24. cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 404 p
Isbn
9780307595645
Lccn
2011033891
Other control number
9780307595645
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky240307625
  • (OCoLC)745979735
  • 822695
Label
Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world, William Lee Miller
Publication
Note
"Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Boy's life -- Two warriors, first war -- Between the wars -- Two warriors, second war -- Normandy, nomination, Nagasaki: endings and beginnings -- Containment -- Choosing a president -- The once forgotten war -- Two moralities -- Reciprocating animosities -- Judging presidents -- The miasma of McCarthy -- Ike and Harry on race -- Bombs
Dimensions
24. cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 404 p
Isbn
9780307595645
Lccn
2011033891
Other control number
9780307595645
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky240307625
  • (OCoLC)745979735
  • 822695

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