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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

Label
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
A groundbreaking narrative of 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
Biography type
individual biography
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
Label
Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage, Jeffrey Frank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
ocn788290092
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 434 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416587019
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012015138
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)788290092
Label
Ike and Dick : portrait of a strange political marriage, Jeffrey Frank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
ocn788290092
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 434 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416587019
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012015138
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)788290092

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