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Eisenhower 1956

The President's Year Of Crisis

By David A. (David Allen) Nichols, 1939-

Draws on hundreds of newly declassified documents to present an account of the Suez crisis that reveals the considerable danger it posed as well as the influence of Eisenhower's health problems and the 1956 election campaign.

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9781439139332


Format: Book
Author: Nichols, David A. (David Allen), 1939-
Summary: Draws on hundreds of newly declassified documents to present an account of the Suez crisis that reveals the considerable danger it posed as well as the influence of Eisenhower's health problems and the 1956 election campaign.
Title: Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war / David A. Nichols.
Publisher Date: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2011.
Subject: Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 Political leadership -- United States -- Case studies International relations -- Decision making Egypt -- History -- Intervention, 1956 United States -- Foreign relations -- 1953-1961
Isbn: 9781439139332 (hbk.) 1439139334 (hbk.)
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Format: Book
Author: Nichols, David A. (David Allen), 1939-
Summary: Draws on hundreds of newly declassified documents to present an account of the Suez crisis that reveals the considerable danger it posed as well as the influence of Eisenhower's health problems and the 1956 election campaign.
Title: Eisenhower 1956 : the president's year of crisis : Suez and the brink of war / David A. Nichols.
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2011.
Description: xx, 346 p., [8] p. of plates : ill ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Subjects: Political leadership -- United States -- Case studies
Subjects: International relations -- Decision making
Subjects: Egypt -- History -- Intervention, 1956
Subjects: United States -- Foreign relations -- 1953-1961
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-332) and index.
Contents: The man and the moment -- Crises of the heart -- Back in the saddle again -- The candidate -- A tangle of policy and politics -- Trouble over Aswan -- A growing rift -- Betrayal of trust -- Double-crossing Ike -- Days of crisis -- A perfect storm -- Reluctant withdrawal -- Conclusion: waging peace in the Middle East.
LCCN: 2011000771
ISBN: 9781439139332 (hbk.)
ISBN: 1439139334 (hbk.)
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Call Number: 973.921 Nic