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Title:
Eisenhower : a soldier's life
Author:
D'Este, Carlo, 1936-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Henry Holt, 2002.
Physical Description:
xi, 848 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Summary:
Chronicles the Allied commander and future president's unlikely rise to power, tracing his impoverished youth as the son of pacifists, his West Point education, sometimes troubled marriage, toil under MacArthur in the Philippines, contributions to the War Department, and involvement in D-Day.
General Note:
"A John Macrae book."
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780805056860
Format :
Book