How Ike led : the principles behind Eisenhower's biggest decisions /

How Dwight D. Eisenhower led America through a transformational time, by a DC policy strategist, security expert and his granddaughter. Few people have made decisions as momentous as Eisenhower, nor has one person had to make such a varied range of them. From D-Day to Little Rock, from the Korean Wa...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Eisenhower, Susan (Author)
Format: Book
Published: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Publishing Group, [2020]
Edition:First edition.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Accountability without caveats
  • Inner struggles
  • Beyond ethnic kinship
  • "Born to command"
  • Human problems
  • "I don't think he has any politics"
  • Shaping the middle way
  • Ike's rules for good governance
  • The interconnections between war and peace
  • A strategist takes on a demagogue
  • Principles and tenacity in times of crisis
  • The loneliness of power
  • Establishing a beachhead
  • Playing the long game
  • A farewell
  • When no one was looking
  • Epilogue.