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Eisenhower, John S. D. 1922-2013

Overview
Works: 156 works in 316 publications in 1 language and 21,969 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Military history  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Drama 
Roles: Speaker, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: E836, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John S. D Eisenhower
So far from God : the U.S. war with Mexico, 1846-1848 by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the war between the United States and Mexico that permanently changed U.S. relations with Latin America
The bitter woods; the dramatic story, told at all echelons, from supreme command to squad leader, of the crisis that shook the Western coalition: Hitler's surprise Ardennes offensives by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
32 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in English and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historical work tells the story, at all echelons of command, of the European campaign during World War II, with special emphasis on the crisis that shook the Western coalition--Hitler's surprise Ardennes offensive--the Battle of the Bulge
Why we fight ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Au lendemain de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale, l'industrie militaire américaine a connu un développement fulgurant. À tel point que dans son discours d'adieu en 1961, le président Dwight Eisenhower a mis en garde ses concitoyens contre l'influence de cette économie de la logique guerrière, qui menaçait de saper le pouvoir de l'État. Prenant appui sur une abondance d'images d'archives et de témoignages de gens de toutes les allégeances politiques, ce documentaire illustre la clairvoyance de ce discours dont l'actuelle guerre en Irak constitue l'aboutissement. Déclenché sous de faux prétextes, ce conflit alimente en effet une industrie florissante dont les politiciens doivent absolument tenir compte s'ils désirent être réélus
General Ike : a personal reminiscence by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John S.D. Eisenhower modestly explains General Ike as "a son's view of a great military leader -- highly intelligent, strong, forceful, kind, yet as human as the rest of us." It is that, and more: a portrait of the greatest Allied military leader of the Second World War, by the man who knew Ike best. General Ike is a book that John Eisenhower always knew he had to write, a tribute from an affectionate and admiring son to a great father. John chose to write about the "military Ike," as opposed to the "political Ike," because Ike cared far more about his career in uniform than about his time in the White House. A series of portraits of Ike's relations with soldiers and statesmen, from MacArthur to Patton to Montgomery to Churchill to de Gaulle, reveals the many facets of a talented, driven, headstrong, yet diplomatic leader. Taken together, they reveal a man who was brilliant, if flawed nav̐e at times in dealing with the public, yet who never lost his head when others around him were losing theirs. Above all, General Ike was a man who never let up in the relentless pursuit of the destruction of Hitler
Yanks : the epic story of the American Army in World War I by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using diaries, memoirs, and after-action reports, the author tells the stories of the First World War, both from the point of view of the great leaders like Pershing and of the doughboys in the trenches, the known and unknown soldiers
They fought at Anzio by John S. D Eisenhower ( )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Eisenhower examines the Allies' Italian campaign--which included some of World War II's longest and bloodiest battles--with an emphasis on the Anzio offensive from the perspectives of the individuals who fought, both commanders and foot soldiers, highlighting his analysis with quotations from personal accounts and memoirs"--Provided by publisher
Allies, Pearl Harbor to D-Day by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the questions central to the success of the Allied war effort and military alliance
Intervention! : the United States and the Mexican Revolution, 1913-1917 by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Very readable and engaging summary of US involvement in early stages of the Mexican Revolution. Enlightening for new students, but adds little new information for scholars"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
Zachary Taylor by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A profile of the twelfth president traces his rise in the military and successes in the Mexican war to his election as the first president without a prior political office, in an account that also offers insight into Taylor's views on slavery and his sudden death
Agent of destiny : the life and times of General Winfield Scott by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scott's career was not an uninterrupted series of successes. He was the hero of two major wars and the diplomat who prevented at least three other potential wars with Britain. Yet during his fifty years of service, Scott was placed before a military court three times and once even convicted, incurring a year's suspension from the army. He was roundly defeated when he ran for president in 1852. As Eisenhower's careful study discloses, some of Scott's troubles were created by his own political ambitions
D-Day : the greatest invasion-- a people's history by Dan Van der Vat ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of eyewitness account captures the human drama, heroism, and sacrifice of the assault on Nazi-occupied France, accompanied by personal artifacts, historical and modern photographs, and war artists' paintings
Letters to Mamie by Dwight D Eisenhower ( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A morning in June defending Outpost Harry by James W Evans ( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By June 1953 the Korean War, marked at the outset by extremely fluid advances and retreats up and down the peninsula, had settled into position warfare very near the original pre-war demarcation line between North and South Korea. At this point both sides were fighting to win a peace, to achieve incremental advantages that could be translated into gains at the peace negotiations in Panmunjom. These last days of the war saw savage battles for control of important local terrain features, and in the trench warfare of the Chorwon Valley a young U.S. Army lieutenant was assigned to lead an infantry
General Ike by John S. D Eisenhower ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of portraits of Ike's relations with soldiers and statesmen, from MacArthur to Patton to Montgomery to Churchill to de Gaulle, reveals the many facets of a talented, driven, headstrong, yet diplomatic leader. Taken together, they reveal a man who was brilliant, if flawed at times in dealing with the public, yet who never lost his head when others around him were losing theirs. Above all, General Ike was a man who never let up in the relentless pursuit of the destruction of Hitler
Soldiers and statesmen reflections on leadership by John S. D Eisenhower ( )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the dramatic story of a war in which Mexico lost almost half of its national territory to the United States. This critically-acclaimed documentary series explores the events surrounding the conflict between two neighboring nations struggling for land, power and identity
D-Day : from the Normandy beaches to the liberation of France by Stephen Badsey ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teddy Roosevelt & Leonard Wood, partners in command by John S. D Eisenhower ( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theodore Roosevelt was a man of wide interests, strong opinions, and intense ambition for both himself and his country. When he met Leonard Wood in 1897, he recognized a kindred spirit. Moreover, the two men shared a zeal for making the United States an imperial power that would challenge Great Britain as world leader. For the remainder of their lives, their careers would intertwine in ways that shaped the American nation
Top command Field commanders ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... depicts the contrasting personalities of these two distinguished men: Bradley, soft-spoken and humble, performing without glamour and fanfare; Patton, the more colorful of the two, headstrong by nature and fearlessly aggressive"--Container
The road to victory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary uses authentic footage to chronicle the events in Europe leading up to World War II from 1933-1941
 
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Alternative Names
Doud Eisenhower, John Sheldon 1922-2013
Eisenhower, John
Eisenhower, John S. 1922-2013
Eisenhower, John S. D.
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Eisenhower, John Sheldon Doud 1922-2013
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English (178)
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