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


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780307595645
  • ISBN: 0307595641
  • Description: vii, 404 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Available copies

  • 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Nonfiction E 747 M63 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 973.099/Miller (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Nonfiction 973.099 MILLER 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction E 747 .M63 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody West Branch Adult Nonfiction E747.M63 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 1 973.09 M56T (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 973.099/MILLER (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: "Borzoi book."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: 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.

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