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Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world / William Lee Miller.

Book Book (2012.)
Description: vii, 404 p. ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
7 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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  • ISBN: 9780307595645
  • ISBN: 0307595641
  • Edition: 1st ed.
General Note: "Borzoi book."
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Boy's life -- Two warriors, first war -- Between the wars -- Two warriors, second war -- Normandy, nomination, Nagasaki: endings and beginnings -- Containment -- Choosing a president -- The once forgotten war -- Two moralities -- Reciprocating animosities -- Judging presidents -- The miasma of McCarthy -- Ike and Harry on race -- Bombs.
Summary: Presents a dual examination of Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower to analyze their similarities and differences, covering their roles in the high politics of their time and their respective experiences during and between the world wars.
Citation: Miller, William Lee. "Two Americans : Truman, Eisenhower, and a dangerous world." New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

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