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The Resource Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage, Jeffrey Frank

Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage, Jeffrey Frank

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Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage
Title
Ike and Dick
Title remainder
portrait of a strange political marriage
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Frank
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the relationship between Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon, from the politics that divided them to the marriage that united their families. Despite being separated by age and temperament, their association evolved into a collaboration that helped to shape the nation's political ideology, foreign policy, and domestic goals
Summary
An account of the unconventional relationship between Eisenhower and Nixon explores their contrasting beliefs and temperaments as well as the collaborative efforts that shaped the nation's political ideology, foreign policy, and domestic goals
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10165140
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.921092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E836
LC item number
.F73 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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portrait of a strange political marriage
Label
Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage, Jeffrey Frank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-418) and index
Contents
The men's club -- The ticket -- The silent treatment -- "The greatest moment of my life" -- President Eisenhower -- Diplomatic vistas -- The troublesome senator -- "Mr. Nixon's war" -- The pounding -- Mortal man -- Survivor -- The liberation of Richard Nixon -- "Once an oppressed people rise" -- Worn down -- Should he resign? -- Dirty work -- Unstoppable -- "If you give me a week, I might think of one" -- The good life -- The obituary writers -- Easterners -- The "Moratorium" -- Private agendas -- The rehearsal -- "That job is so big, the forces are so great" -- David and Julie -- Family ties -- A soldier's serenade -- Victory laps -- Eulogies -- What happened next
Control code
5604090
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 434 p.
Isbn
9781416587019
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012015138
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn788290092
  • (OCoLC)788290092
Label
Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage, Jeffrey Frank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-418) and index
Contents
The men's club -- The ticket -- The silent treatment -- "The greatest moment of my life" -- President Eisenhower -- Diplomatic vistas -- The troublesome senator -- "Mr. Nixon's war" -- The pounding -- Mortal man -- Survivor -- The liberation of Richard Nixon -- "Once an oppressed people rise" -- Worn down -- Should he resign? -- Dirty work -- Unstoppable -- "If you give me a week, I might think of one" -- The good life -- The obituary writers -- Easterners -- The "Moratorium" -- Private agendas -- The rehearsal -- "That job is so big, the forces are so great" -- David and Julie -- Family ties -- A soldier's serenade -- Victory laps -- Eulogies -- What happened next
Control code
5604090
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 434 p.
Isbn
9781416587019
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012015138
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn788290092
  • (OCoLC)788290092

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