An Excellent Book D Este S Masterly Account Comes Into Its Own The Washington Post Book WorldBorn Into Hardscrabble Poverty In Rural Kansas, The Son Of Stern Pacifists, Dwight David Eisenhower Graduated From High School Likely To Teach History Than To Make It Casting New Light On This Profound Evolution, Eisenhower Chronicles The Unlikely, Dramatic Rise Of The Supreme Allied Commander.With Full Access To Private Papers And Letters, Carlo D Este Has Exposed For The First Time The Untold Myths That Have Surrounded Eisenhower And His Family For Over Fifty Years, And Identified The Complex And Contradictory Character Behind Ike S Famous Grin And Air Of Calm Self Assurance.Unlike Other Biographies Of The General, Eisenhower Captures The True Ike, From His Youth To The Pinnacle Of His Career And Afterward.
Carlo D Este retired from the U.S Army as a lieutenant colonel in 1978, having served overseas in Germany, Vietnam, and England Born in Oakland, California, he received his B.A from Norwich University and his M.A from the University of Richmond and an honorary doctorate of Humane Letters from Norwich in 1992.
- 880 pages
- Eisenhower: A Soldier's Life
- Carlo D'Este
- 24 May 2017 Carlo D'Este