Eisenhower: Captive Hero - Marquis ChildsHammond, Hammond & Co., 1959, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Edges of DJ showing very slight shelf wear. Book very slighty cocked, with slight rubbing at extremities
Dwight David Eisenhower's life and leadership are brought under close scrutiny in this perceptive study. What happened to the General when he became the President? If Eisenhower is a captive hero, who captured him? The author considers the men who put him in office and influenced his policies.This is the first extensive critical survey of Eisenhower and his administration. It is a vivid, comprehensive, and discerning book about the best-known - and the least-known - man in America.Illustrated with 31 political cartoons.