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Author Wukovits, John F., 1944-

Title Eisenhower / John Wukovits ; foreword by Wesley K. Clark
Edition First edition
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 204 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Series Great generals series
Great generals series.
Contents Cover; Contents; Foreword; Part I: Preparation and Roots; Part II: Education of an Officer; Part III: First Commands; Photo Section; Part IV: Supreme Commander; Part V: After the War; Notes; Index
Summary Before Dwight Eisenhower became president of the United States, he had a brilliant and successful career in the military. This work reveals Eisenhower's contributions to American warfare, including his advocacy in the pre-war years of the tank, his friendships with George Patton and Fox Conner, and his service in the Philippines
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
United States. Army -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Biography.
United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biography.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0230601561 (electronic bk.)
1250100712 (electronic bk.)
9780230601567 (electronic bk.)
9781250100719 (electronic bk.)