EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D.
1890-1969

Served as Supreme Commander of Western Allied Forces during World War II, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army, President of Columbia University, Military Commander of NATO, and 34th president of the United States.


June 2008

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL


Contents

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Internet Resources


Baptiste, H. Prentice and Araujo, Blanca.  American Presidents and Their Attitudes, Beliefs, and Actions Surrounding Education and Multiculturalism.  Multicultural Education 11:36-42 Spring 2004.
Available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=595572931&sid=1&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Available online at:  http://ap.grolier.com/article?assetid=0139680-00&templatename=/article/article.html
Online biographical article from the Encyclopedia Americana.

Dwight D. Eisenhower.com.
Available online at:  http://www.dwightdeisenhower.com/biodde.html
Offers online information divided into various sections such as "The General", "The President", etc.

Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum.
Available online at:  http://www.eisenhower.utexas.edu/
Library contains biographical information, oral histories, presidential fact sheets, information on World War II activity, and speeches for researchers.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, Thirty-Fourth President of the United States, 1953-1961.
Available online at:  http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/de34.html
White House site offers a short online biography.

Eisenhower Center.
Available online at:  http://www.kansasheritage.org/abilene/ikectr.html
Provides links to information from the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library at Abilene Kansas including information on D-Day operations, the main events of his presidency, Eisenhower family history, quotations, material on Mamie Eisenhower, etc.

Eisenhower's Farewell Address to the Nation, January 17, 1961.
Available online at:  http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/ike.htm

Herbert, IV, William E.  Eisenhower and Manstein:  Operational Leadership Lessons of the Past for Today's Commanders.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, May 2007.  24 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA367592

Paper highlights recent failures in operational leadership; compares and contrasts them with lessons learned from two diametrically opposed operational leaders of World War II:  General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Field Marshall Erich von Manstein.
 
Morelock, J. D.  Generals of the Ardennes:  American Leadership in the Battle of the Bulge.  Washington, National Defense University, Institute for National Strategic Studies, April 1994.  12 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA311047

Study of command leadership showing how U.S. commanders from Eisenhower himself down through Army Group, Corps, and Division commanders met the heavy burdens of leadership in the crucible of that bloody winter.

Presidential Timeline.org
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Available online at:  http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/
Provides a single point of access to digitized assets from the collections of the twelve Presidential Libraries of the National Archives.  Includes documents, photographs, and audio recordings on Dwight D. Eisenhower divided under three sections - Timeline, Exhibits, and Gallery.

Scherrer, Kevin.  World War II:  Eisenhower and Clausewitz on the Western Front.  Washington, National Defense University, National War College, November 1998.  12 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA442703

Analyzes Eisenhower's leadership and strategy in the framework of Clausewitz, identifying selected principles and their relevance or application to the Western Theater of Operations.
 


Books


Allen, Craig.  Eisenhower and the Mass Media:  Peace, Prosperity, and Prime-Time TV.  Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1993.  259 p.
Available full-text through NetLibrary.  Subscription database restricted to AU students and requires an individual account setup.
Also available online at:  http://www.netlibrary.com
Book call no.:  973.921 A425e

Allied Forces.  Supreme Headquarters.  Report by the Supreme Commander to the Combined Chiefs of Staff on the Operations in Europe of the Allied Expeditionary Force, 6 June 1944 to 8 May 1945.  Washington, GPO, 1946.  123 p.
Book call no.:  940.542 A436r

Alteras, Isaac.  Eisenhower and Israel:  U.S.-Israeli Relations, 1953-1960.  Gainesville, University Press of Florida, 1993.  387 p.
Available full-text through NetLibrary.  Subscription database restricted to AU students.
Also available online at:  http://www.netlibrary.com
Book call no.:  327.7305694 A466e

Ambrose, Stephen E.  Eisenhower.  New York, Simon and Schuster, 1984.  2 vols.
Volume One:  Soldier, General of the Army, President Elect, 1890-1952.
Volume Two:  The President.
Book call no.:  92 E362ae

Ambrose, Stephen E.  Eisenhower and Berlin, 1945:  The Decision to Halt at the Elbe.  New York, Norton, 1986.  119 p.
Book call no.:  940.542 A496e 1986

Ambrose, Stephen E.  Eisenhower:  Soldier and President.  Revised ed.  New York, Simon and Schuster, 1990.  635 p.
Condensed version of a two volume work titled Eisenhower.
Book call no.:  92 E362af

Ambrose Stephen E.  Ike:  Abilene to Berlin:  The Life of Dwight D. Eisenhower from His Childhood in Abilene, Kansas, Through His Command of the Allied Forces in Europe in World War II.  New York, Harper & Row, 1973.  220 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ad

Ambrose, Stephen E.  The Supreme Commander:  The War Years of General Dwight D. Eisenhower.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1970.  732 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ac

Ambrose, Stephen E. and Immerman, Richard H.  Ike's Spies:  Eisenhower and the Espionage Establishment.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1981.  368 p.
Book call no.:  327.1 A496i

Arnold, James R.  The First Domino:  Eisenhower, the Military, and America's Intervention in Vietnam.  New York, W. Morrow, 1991.  444 p.
Book call no.:  327.730597 A756f

Axelrod, Alan.  Eisenhower on Leadership:  Ike's Enduring Lessons in Total Victory Management.  San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 2006.  169 p.
Book call no.:  355.33041 A969e

Axelrod, Alan.  Profiles in Leadership.  New York, Prentice Hall Press, 2003.  595 p.
Eisenhower, Dwight David, pp 151-155.
Book call no.:  R 920.02 A969p

Bender, Mark C.  Watershed at Leavenworth:  Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Command and General Staff School.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 1990.  78 p.  (Combat Studies Institute Special Study)
"Reveals why Eisenhower came to Leavenworth, what he accomplished in and out of the classroom, and how the Leavenworth experience influenced his subsequent military achievements". - Publisher Abstract.
Also available online at:  http://www.cgsc.army.mil/carl/resources/csi/bender/bender.asp
Book call no.:  92 E362bb

Beschloss, Michael R.  Eisenhower:  A Centennial Life.  New York, HarperCollins, 1990.  253 p.
Covers Eisenhower's childhood, early career, command of Allied forces, presidency, retirement, and legacy.
Book call no.:  92 E362bc

Billings-Yun, Melanie.  Decision Against War:  Eisenhower and Dien Bien Phu, 1954.  New York, Columbia University Press, 1988.  199 p.
Book call no.:  959.7041 B598d

Blumenson, Martin.  Heroes Never Die:  Warriors and Warfare in World War II.  New York, Cooper Square Press, 2001.  641 p.
Eisenhower Then and Now:  Fireside Reflections, pp 409-424.
Book call no.:  940.5421 B658h

Blumenson, Martin and Stokesbury, James L.  Masters of the Art of Command.  Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1975.  393 p.
Eisenhower, pp 287-303.
Book call no.:  923.573 B658m

Bowie, Robert R. and Immerman, Richard H.  Waging Peace:  How Eisenhower Shaped an Enduring Cold War Strategy.  New York, Oxford University Press, 1998.  317 p.
"Offers the first comprehensive study of Eisenhower’s "New Look" strategy for national security, which provided the framework for the next three decades of America’s cold war strategy." - Publisher Abstract.
Book call no.:  327.73 B786w

Brendon, Piers.  Ike:  His Life and Times.  New York, Harper & Row, 1986.  478 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362b

Broadwater, Jeff.  Eisenhower and the Anti-Communist Crusade.  Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1992.  291 p.
Book call no.:  973.921 B863e

Brownell, Herbert.  Advising Ike:  The Memoirs of Attorney General Herbert Brownell.  Lawrence, KS, University Press of Kansas, 1993.  406 p.
Book call no.:  92 B884a

Burk, Robert F.  Dwight D. Eisenhower, Hero and Politician.  Boston, MA, Twayne Publishers, 1986.  207 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ba

Butcher, Harry C.  My Three Years with Eisenhower:  The Personal Diary of Captain Harry C. Butcher, USNR, Naval Aide to General Eisenhower, 1942 to 1945.  New York, Simon and Schuster, 1946.  911 p.
Book call no.:  940.542 B97m

The Challenge and the Triumph:  The Story of General Dwight D. Eisenhower, by the editors of the Army Times.  New York, Putnam, 1966.  192 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362a

Chernus, Ira.  Apocalypse Management:  Eisenhower and the Discourse of National Insecurity.  Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 2008.  307 p.
Book call no.:  327.7304709 C521a

Chernus, Ira.  General Eisenhower:  Ideology and Discourse.  East Lansing, Michigan State University Press, 2002.  366 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362cb

Clarefield, Gerard.  Security with Solvency:  Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Shaping of the American Military Establishment.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 1999.  257 p.
Book call no.:  355.033573 C591s

Cook, Blanche Wiesen.  The Declassified Eisenhower:  A Divided Legacy.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1981.  432 p.
Book call no.:  327.73 C771d

Craig, Campbell.  Destroying the Village:  Eisenhower and Thermonuclear War.  New York, Columbia University Press, 1998.  216 p.
Discusses Eisenhower's strategy to evade nuclear war.
Book call no.:  355.0217 C886d

Current Biography, 1942.  New York, H. W.  Wilson, 1942.  940 p.
Eisenhower, Dwight, pp 237-240.
Book call no.:  R 920.02 C976 1942

Current Biography, 1948.  New York, H. W.  Wilson, 1949.  763 p.
Eisenhower, Dwight, pp 179-184.
Book call no.:  R 920.02 C976 1948

Davis, Kenneth S.  Soldier of Democracy:  A Biography of Dwight Eisenhower.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1952.  577 p.
Especially note Books Five and Six, "Portrait of a General".
Book call no.:  92 E362d 1952

DeWeerd Harvey A.  Great Soldiers of World War II.  New York, Norton, 1944.  316 p.
Eisenhower, pp 264-298.
Book call no.:  923.5 D51g

Dictionary of American Military Biography, edited by Roger J. Spiller and others.  Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1984.  3 vols.
Volume 1:  Eisenhower, Dwight David, pp 301-304.
Book call no.:  923.573 D554

Divine, Robert A.  Eisenhower and the Cold War.  New York, Oxford University Press, 1981.  181 p.
Book call no.:  327.730092 D618e

Dockrill, Saki.  Eisenhower's New-Look National Security Policy, 1953-1961.  New York, St.  Martin's Press, 1996.  400 p.
Book call no.:  355.033573 D637e

Downs, Robert B. and others.  Memorable Americans, 1750-1950.  Littleton, CO, Libraries Unlimited, 1983.  379 p.
Eisenhower, pp 98-101.
Book call no.:  R 920.073 D751m

Eisenhower:  A Centenary Assessment, edited by Gunter Bischof and Stephen E. Ambrose.  Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1995.  281 p.
Book call no.:  973.921 E36

Eisenhower, American Hero:  The Historical Record of His Life, by the editors of American Heritage Magazine and United Press International.  New York, American Heritage, 1969.  144 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362

Eisenhower and the German POWs:  Facts Against Falsehood, edited by Gunter Bischof and Stephen E. Ambrose.  Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1992.  258 p.
Book call no.:  940.527273 E36

Eisenhower, David.  Eisenhower at War, 1943-1945.  New York, Random House, 1986.  977 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ec

The Eisenhower Diaries, edited by Robert H. Ferrell.  New York, Norton, 1981.  445 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362eb

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  At Ease:  Stories I Tell to Friends.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1967.  400 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ab

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Crusade for Peace:  Eisenhower's Presidential Legacy, with the Program for Action.  Philadelphia, PA, Lexington Pub, 1962.  243 p.
Book call no.:  327.73 R788c

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Crusade in Europe.  Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.  559 p.
"Eisenhower gives the reader true insight into the most difficult part of a commander's life." -- New York Times.  Video recording based on the book is also available.
Book call no.:  940.542 E36c 1997

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Dear General:  Eisenhower's Wartime Letters to Marshall, edited by Joseph P. Hobbs.  Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins Press, 1971.  255 p.
Book call no.:  355.331 E36d

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Eisenhower on War and Peace.  n.p., Interim International Information Service, 1945.  36 p.
Book call no.:  940.5304 E36e

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Eisenhower Report on Torch.  n.p., United States Department of the Army, 1944.  54 p.
Narrative report on the invasion of North Africa by the Allied Forces in 1942 which covers the creation of the Allied Force, the planning considerations, the invasion, the race for Tunisia, etc.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA438657
Book call no.:  940.5423 E36e

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Eisenhower Speaks:  Dwight D. Eisenhower in His Messages and Speeches, selected and edited by Rudolph L. Treuenfels.  New York, Farrar, Straus, 1948.  299 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362e

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Eisenhower:  The Prewar Diaries and Selected Papers, 1905-1941.  Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1941.  576 p.
Follows his career including West Point, service in the early Tank Corps, duties in Western Europe with the American Battle Monuments Commission, his assignment to the office of the Assistant Secretary of War, his service in the War Department with Chief of Staff Gen. Douglas MacArthur, and his role as Assistant Military Advisor to the American Mission to the Philippines under General MacArthur.  The five diaries, personal and family letters, official military correspondence, speeches, published writings, and reports that constitute this volume offer the most compelling evidence yet of the impressive range of Eisenhower’s experiences between the wars."--Book Jacket.
Book call no.:  973.921092 E36e

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Eisenhower's Own Story of the War:  The Complete Report by the Supreme Commander, General Dwight D. Eisenhower, on the War in Europe from the Day of Invasion to the Day of Victory.  New York, Arco, 1946.  122 p.
Book call no.:  940.542 E36e

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Final Report of the Chief of Staff, United States Army, to the Secretary of the Army.  Washington, GPO, 1948.  27 p.
Book call no.:  355 U58f

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Letters to Mamie, edited and with commentary by John S. D. Eisenhower.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1978.  282 p.
Book call no.:  940.54 E36L

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  The Quotable Dwight D. Eisenhower, compiled and edited by Elsie Gollagher and the staff of Quote.  Anderson, SC, Droke House, 1967.  242 p.
Book call no.:  808.88 E361q

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Selected Speeches of Dwight David Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States; Selected from the Three Principal Periods of His Life:  As Supreme Allied Commander in Europe During the War Years, as Supreme NATO Commander and as President.  Washington, GPO, 1970.  158 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362sd

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Waging Peace, 1956-1961, the White House Years.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1965.  741 p.
Book call no.:  973.92 E36w

Eisenhower, John S. D.  General Ike:  A Personal Reminiscence.  New York, Free Press, 2003.  277 p.
Book call no.:  940.540092 E36g

The Eisenhower Presidency:  Eleven Intimate Perspectives of Dwight D. Eisenhower, edited by Kenneth W. Thompson.  Lanham, MD, University Press of America, 1984.  253 p.
Book call no.:  973.9210924 E361

Eisenhower:  The Prewar Diaries and Selected Papers, 1905-1941, edited by Daniel D. Holt.  Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998.  576 p.
Book call no.:  973.921092 E36e

Ewald, William Bragg.  Eisenhower the President:  Crucial Days, 1951-1960.  Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, 1981.  336 p.
Book call no.:  973.92 E36w

Fromkin, David.  In the Time of the Americans:  FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur:  The Generation That Changed America's Role in the World.  New York, A. A. Knopf, 1995.  618 p.
Book call no.:  327.73 F9311i

Gelb, Norman.  Ike and Monty:  Generals at War.  New York, W. Morrow, 1994.  480 p.
Book call no.:  923.5 G314i

Generals in International Politics:  NATO's Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, edited by Robert S. Jordan.  Lexington, University Press of Kentucky, 1987.  229 p.
Eisenhower, pp 8-30.
Book call no.:  355.031091821 G326

George Washington:  Foundation of Presidential Leadership and Character, edited by Ethan Fishman and others.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 2001.  240 p.
Eisenhower compared to George Washington, pp 75-93.
Book call no.:  973.4 G349

Graubard, Stephen.  Command of Office:  How War, Secrecy, and Deception Transformed the Presidency from Theodore Roosevelt to George W. Bush.  New York, Basic Books, 2004.  722 p.
See index for references to Eisenhower.
Book call no.:  973.099 G774c

Great Lives from History:  American Series, edited by Frank N. Magill.  Pasadena, CA, Salem Press, 1987.  5 vols.
Volume 2:  Eisenhower, pp 741-746.
Book call no.:  R 920.073 G786

Greenstein, Fred I.  The Hidden-Hand Presidency:  Eisenhower as Leader.  New York, Basic Books, 1982.  286 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ga

Gruber, J. Richard.  We Like Ike:  The Eisenhower Presidency and 1950's America.  Wichita, KS, Wichita Art Museum, 1990.  114 p.
Good source of printed photographs.
Book call no.:  973.921074 G885w

Gunther, John.  Eisenhower, the Man and the Symbol.  New York, Harper, 1952.  180 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362g

Hatch, Alden.  General Ike:  A Biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower.  Revised and enlarged.  New York, Holt, 1952.  320 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362h 1952

Haycock, D. J.  Eisenhower and the Art of Warfare:  A Critical Appraisal.  Jefferson, NC, McFarland & Company, 2004.  233 p.
Book call no.:  940.540092 H413e

Holland, Matthew F.  Eisenhower Between the Wars:  The Making of a General and Statesman.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 2001.  248 p.
Book call no.:  973.921092 H736e

Irving, David J.  The War Between the Generals.  New York, Congdon & Lattes, 1981.  446 p.
Discusses Eisenhower and Montgomery.
Book call no.:  940.5412 I72w

James, D. Clayton.  A Time for Giants:  Politics of the American High Command in World War II.  New York, Franklin Watts, 1987.  317 p.
At Ease with Marshall and Churchhill:  Eisenhower, pp 85-97.
See index for other references to Eisenhower.
Book call no.:  940.540973 J27t

The John Biggs Cincinnati Lectures in Military Leadership and Command, 1986, edited by Henry S. Bausum.  Lexington, VA, VMI Foundation, 1986.  147 p.
Eisenhower:  The General and the President, pp 117-131.
Book call no.:  355.33041 J65

Kingseed, Cole C.  Eisenhower and the Suez Crisis of 1956.  Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1995.  166 p.
Focuses on the president - what he did, why and how he did it.  Relies on various official reports & personal papers such the president’s own diary and minutes of the National Security Council and cabinet meetings to form a picture of Eisenhower's decision-making and leadership style during the crisis.  Available full-text through NetLibrary, a subscription database restricted to AU students.
Also available online at:  http://www.netlibrary.com
Book call no.:  327.73056 K55e

Kinnard, Douglas.  Eisenhower:  Soldier-Statesman of the American Century.  Washington, Brassey's Inc., 2002.  169 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362ka

Kinnard, Douglas.  President Eisenhower and Strategy Management:  A Study in Defense Politics.  Lexington, University Press of Kentucky, 1977.  169 p.
Book call no.:  355.03 K55p

Korda, Michael.  Ike:  An American Hero.  New York, HarperCollins, 2007.  779 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362kb

Larrabee, Eric.  Commander in Chief:  Franklin Delano Roosevelt, His Lieutenants and Their War.  New York, Harper & Row, 1987.  723 p.
General Eisenhower, pp 412-508.
Book call no.:  973.9170924 L333c

Leckie, Robert.  Delivered from Evil:  The Saga of World War II.  New York, Harper & Row, 1987.  998 p.
See index for references to Eisenhower.
Book call no.:  940.53 L461d

Lee, R.  Alton.  Dwight D. Eisenhower, Soldier and Statesman.  Chicago, Nelson-Hall, 1981.  379 p.
Book call no.:  973.9210924 L479d

Leffler, Melvyn P.  For the Soul of Mankind:  The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War.  New York, Hill and Wang, 2007.  586 p.
The Chance for Peace, 1953-54: Malenkov and Eisenhower, pp 84-150.
Book call no.:  327.7304709 L493f

Lyon, Peter.  Eisenhower:  Portrait of the Hero.  Boston, MA, Little, Brown, 1974.  937 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362L

MacDonald, Callum A.  Korea:  The War Before Vietnam.  New York, Free Press, 1987.  330 p.
See index for references to Eisenhower.
Book call no.:  951.9042 M135k

Medhurst, Martin J.  Dwight D. Eisenhower:  Strategic Communicator.  Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1993.  256 p.
"Study of Ike's consummate skills as a communicator shows how he used language as a weapon to achieve carefully conceived strategic purposes in the Cold War". - Publisher Abstract
Book call no.:  973.921 M488d

Miller, Francis T.  Eisenhower, Man and Soldier.  Philadelphia, John C. Winston Company, 1944.  278 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362m

Miller, Merle.  Ike the Soldier:  As They Knew Him.  New York, Putnam's Sons, 1987.  859 p.
Book call no.:  355.00924 M649i

Morin, Relman.  Dwight D. Eisenhower:  A Gauge of Greatness.  New York, Simon and Schuster, 1969.  256 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362mb

Murray, G. E. Patrick.  Eisenhower Versus Montgomery:  The Continuing Debate.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 1996.  202 p.
Book call no.:  940.5421 M982e

Neal, Steve.  Harry and Ike: The Partnership That Remade the Postwar World.  New York, Scribner, 2001.  368 p.
"Harry S.Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower worked more closely between 1945 and 1952 than any other two American presidents of the twentieth century. They were partners in changing America’s role in the world and in responding to the challenge of a Soviet Europe, yet they are remembered more for the acrimony that ended their friendship". -- Publication abstract.
Book call no.: 973.918 N343h

New York Times Great Lives of the Twentieth Century, edited by Arthur Gelb and others.  New York, Times Books, 1988.  723 p.
Eisenhower, pp 176-201.
Book call no.:  920.00904 N532

Osgood, Kenneth.  Total Cold War:  Eisenhower's Secret Propaganda Battle at Home and Abroad.  Lawrence, University Press of Kansas, 2006.  506 p.
Book call no.:  303.3750973 O82t

Pach, Chester J. and Richardson, Elmo R.  The Presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower.  Revised ed.  Lawrence, University Press of Kansas, 1991.  283 p.
Book call no.:  973.92 R522p 1991

Perret, Geoffrey.  Eisenhower.  New York, Random House, 1999.  685 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362pd

Perry, Mark.  Partners in Command:  George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower in War and Peace.  New York, Penguin Press, 2007.  472 p.
Book call no.:  940.541273 P464p

Pickett, William B.  Dwight David Eisenhower and American Power.  Wheeling, IL, Harlan Davidson, 1995.  231 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362pc

Pickett, William B.  Eisenhower Decides to Run:  Presidential Politics and Cold War Strategy.  Chicago, Ivan R. Dee, 2000.  269 p.
Book call no.:  973.921092 P597e

Pinkley, Virgil M.  Eisenhower Declassified.  Old Tappan, NJ, Revell, 1979.  400 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362pb

The Presidency and Rhetorical Leadership, edited by Leroy G. Dorsey.  College Station, Texas A&M University Press, 2002.  270 p.
The Hidden Hand vs. the Bully Pulpit:  The Layered Political Rhetoric of President Eisenhower, by Meena Bose and Fred I. Greenstein, pp 184-199.
Book call no.:  808.51 P9331

Presidential Leadership:  Rating the Best and the Worse in the White House, edited by James Taranto and Leonard Leo.  New York, Free Press, 2004.  291 p.
Dwight David Eisenhower, pp 163-167.
Book call no.:  973.099 P9331

Presidents from Eisenhower Through Johnson, 1953-1969:  Debating the Issues in Pro and Con Primary Documents, compiled by John A. King, Jr. with John R. Vile.  Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 2006.  244 p.
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961), pp 1-71.
Book call no.:  973.920922 P928

Pruden, Caroline.  Conditional Partners:  Eisenhower, the United Nations, and the Search for Permanent Peace.  Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1998.  350 p.
Available full-text through NetLibrary, a subscription database restricted to AU students.
Also available online at:  http://www.netlibrary.com
Book call no.:  327.73 P971c

Puryear, Edgar F., Jr.  Nineteen Stars:  A Study in Military Character and Leadership.  Novato, CA, Presidio Press, 1994.  437 p.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, pp 10-21.
Soldier-Statesman-Diplomat:  The Leadership of General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower, pp 153-232.
Book call no.:  923.573 P986n 1994

Rabe, Stephen G.  Eisenhower and Latin America:  The Foreign Policy of Anticommunism.  Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1988.  237 p.
Book call no.:  327.7308 R114e

Reevaluating Eisenhower:  American Foreign Policy in the 1950s, edited by Richard A. Melanson and David Mayers.  Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1987.  277 p.
Book call no.:  327.73 R331

Rostow, W. W.  Pre-Invasion Bombing Strategy:  General Eisenhower's Decision of March 25, 1944.  Austin, University of Texas Press, 1981.  166 p.
Book call no.:  940.5442 R839p

Rubenzer, Steven J. and Faschingbauer, Thomas R.  Personality, Character, and Leadership in the White House:  Psychologists Assess the Presidents.  Washington, Brassey's, 2004.  385 p.
Two Good Guys - Dwight Eisenhower and Gerald Ford, pp 137-157, see index for references to Eisenhower.
Book call no.:  973.099 R985p

The Simon and Schuster Encyclopedia of World War II, edited by Thomas Parrish with Chief Consultant Editor, S.L.A. Marshall.  New York, Simon and Schuster, 1978.  767 p.
Eisenhower, Dwight David (1890-1969), pp 174-176.
Book call no.:  R 940.53 S594

Sixsmith, E.K.G.  Eisenhower as Military Commander.  New York, Stein and Day, 1983.  248 p.
Book call no.:  92 E362se

Smith Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions, Europe, 1944-1945.  New York, Longmans, Green, 1956.  237 p.
Book call no.:  940.542 S663e

Snead, David L.  The Gaither Committee, Eisenhower, and the Cold War.  Columbus, Ohio State University Press, 1999.  286 p.
The Gaither committee was created by Eisenhower in 1957 to study active and passive US defense systems.  Author uses the committee's history to illustrate Eisenhower's decision-making system.  Chapter 1 - Eisenhower's Core Values and Decision-Making Systems, pp 13-42.
Book call no.:  327.73009045 S671g

Stassen, Harold Edward.  Eisenhower:  Turning the World Toward Peace.  St. Paul, MN, Merrill/Magnus Publishing, 1990.  438 p.
Book call no.:  973.921092 S796e

The War Lords:  Military Commanders of the Twentieth Century, edited by Sir Michael Carver.  Boston, Little Brown, 1976.  624 p.
General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower, by Don Cook, pp 509-537.
Book call no.:  923.573 W253

Weaver, James D.  The Commander in Chief, Civilian Supremacy, Command and Control:  Civil-Military Relations in the Eisenhower Presidency.  New York, New York University, 1973.  338 p.  (Thesis).
Book call no.:  353.032 W363c

Webster's American Military Biographies, edited by Robert McHenry.  New York, Dover Publications, 1984.  548 p.
Eisenhower, Dwight D., pp 113-115.
Book call no.:  923.5 W385 1984

Wukovits, John.  Eisenhower.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.  204 p.
Book call no.:  973.921092 W959e

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Documents


Metz, Steven.  Eisenhower as Strategist:  The Coherent Use of Military Power in War and Peace.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute, February 1993.  95 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA260046
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-481

U.S. Army Command and General Staff College.  Leader Development Program:  Historical Readings in Military Leadership.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command & General Staff College, March 1984.  1 vol. (Field Circular 22-3)
Dwight D. Eisenhower, pp 3-15.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 36500-24 no. 22-3


Documents (Student Research)

Beasley, Charles A.  Grant and Eisenhower:  A Comparative Study of the Soldier Turned Political Leader.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, March 1991.  34 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-83 B3681g

Bodner, Diana L.  The Relationship Between Fox Conner and Dwight Eisenhower.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, April 2002.  21 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA400970
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 B668r

Chalkley, Walter L.  Marshall and Eisenhower:  "Dynamic Duo or Odd Couple".  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, Air War College, February 1995.  35 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 C436m

Crim, Silver C.  Prescription for Developing Military Leadership.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, Air Command and Staff College, June 1968.  78 p.  (Thesis no.0265-68)
Dwight David Eisenhower, pp 33-36.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 35582-7 C929p

Green, John R.  Leadership in War and Peace:  A Historical Assessment for Today.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, Air War College, May 1989.  118 p.
General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower, pp 4-24.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 G7961L

Hackett, John L.  The General and the President:  A Conflict in Strategies.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, March 1989.  51 p.
Dwight David Eisenhower, pp 33-36.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-83 H121g

Hall, John W.  Eisenhower, Strategic Operator and Leader.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, February 1996.  30 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA309384
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 H177e

Kiefer, Todd A.  The Most Reasonable of Unreasonable Men:  Eisenhower as Strategic General.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 1999.  135 p.  (Thesis, M.A.)
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA367592
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 K471m

Kingseed, Cole C.  Eisenhower and Suez:  An Appraisal of Presidential Leadership.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, Center for Advanced Research. June 1992.  263 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA252749
 Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662-6 K55e

Montemarano, Anthony S.  Operation Overlord:  A Case Study of the Command and Control Aspects of the Operational Art.  Washington, National Defense University, February 1986.  1 vol.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42279-23 M777o

Slaton, James F.  Intervention in Vietnam:  President Eisenhower's Foreign Policy.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, Air War College, April 1995.  50 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA328884
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 S631i

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Periodicals


Adde, Nick.  Ike's Legacy.  Air Force Times 51:47+ October 15, 1990.

Ambrose, Stephen E.  The Commanders.  U.S. News & World Report 116:62-70 May 23, 1994.
Examines the D-Day roles of Eisenhower and other commanders.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=5171725&sid=1&Fmt=2&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Ambrose, Stephen E.  Eisenhower's Generalship.  Parameters 20:2-12 June 1990.

Ambrose, Stephen E.  Eisenhower's Legacy.  Military Review 70:4-14 October 1990.

Bacevich, A.  J.  The Paradox of Professionalism:  Eisenhower, Ridgway, and the Challenge to Civilian Control, 1953-1955.  Journal of Military History 61:303-333 April 1997.
Discusses the U.S. civil-military relationship and examines the case of President Eisenhower's relations with General Matthew B. Ridgway in 1953 and 1955.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=11463671&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Barclay, C.  N.  Dwight David Eisenhower 1890-1969:  A Tribute to the Supreme Allied Commander, 1942-45.  Army Quarterly 98:136-140 July 1969.

Berlin, Robert H.  Dwight David Eisenhower and the Duties of Generalship.  Military Review 70:15-25 October 1990.

Bess.  Demaree.  The Army's Favorite General.  Saturday Evening Post 215:19+ October 3, 1942.
Article written during World War II discussing Eisenhower and the reasons he was selected for his "present post".
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=18992621&site=ehost-live

Bess, Demaree.  He United an Invasion Army.  Saturday Evening Post 216:18-19+ August 7, 1943.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=18989977&site=ehost-live

Bigelow, Michael E.  Eisenhower and Intelligence.  Military Intelligence 17:19-25 January-March 1991.
"A study of Eisenhower as an intelligence consumer and director can be instructive to the modern officer".
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=9706160117&site=ehost-live

Blumenson, Martin.  Eisenhower:  Great Commander or Chairman of the Board?  Army 16:34-45 June 1966.

Blumenson, Martin.  Eisenhower Then and Now:  Fireside Reflections.  Parameters 21:22-34 Summer 1991.

Blumenson, Martin.  Ike and His Indispensable Lieutenants.  Army 30:50-54+ June 1980.

Bracker, Milton.  Our Hard-Hitting Invasion Chief.  New York Times Magazine, pp 5+, January 2, 1944.

Brune, Lester H.  The Eisenhower Administration and Defense Policy.  Armed Forces & Society 6:511-516 Spring 1980.

Burr, William.  Avoiding the Slippery Slope:  The Eisenhower Administration and the Berlin Crisis, November 1958-January 1959.  Diplomatic History 18:177-205 Spring 1994.
Newly declassified material provides a basis for a detailed exploration of the complex problems of the Berlin Crisis.

The Catalyst Who Changed America:  President Dwight David Eisenhower.  Public Roads 60:50 Summer 1996.
"Eisenhower's role in the creation of the interstate highway system was one of the most important accomplishments of his two terms in office".
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=10003852&sid=1&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Chernus, Ira.  Eisenhower's Ideology in World War II.  Armed Forces & Society 23:595-613 Summer 1997.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=17071507&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Chernus, Ira.  President Eisenhower and Dr. King on Peace and Human Nature.  Peace & Change 33:114-140 January 2008.

DeWeerd, H.  A.  General Eisenhower.  American Mercury 61:16-25 July 1945.

Duchin, Brian R.  "The Most Spectacular Legislative Battle of the Year":  President Eisenhower and the 1958 Reorganization of the Department of Defense.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 24:243-262 Spring 1994.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=7276649&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Eisenhower and Governance.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 24:entire issue Spring 1994.
Offers ten articles on various aspects of Eisenhower's presidency including his reorganization of the White House staff and functions, his style of governing in his relationship with Congress, and his reorganization of the Department of Defense.
Available online through the ProQuest database.  Link to the journal issue list is below.
Journal issues available at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?RQT=318&pmid=19715.  Scroll down and click on "Spring 1994".

Eisenhower at the Naval War College.  United States Naval Institute Proceedings 97:18-24 June 1971.
Address to the student body covers such topics as the military-industrial complex, leadership and responsibility, strategy and decision-making.

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Quality of America's Fighting Men.  Vital Speeches 11:546+ July 1, 1945.
Address before Congress on June 18, 1945.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9755202&site=ehost-live

Eisenhower, Dwight D.  A Statement on Tactical Air Organization.  Air Force 33:26  December 1950.

Fate of the World; Man of the Year.  Time 45:20-23 January 1, 1945.
Also available online at:  http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,791810,00.html
Time cover for Man of the Year 1944 available at:  http://www.time.com/time/covers/0,16641,1101450101,00.html

Foot, Rosemary.  The Eisenhower Administration's Fear of Empowering the Chinese.  Political Science Quarterly 111:505-521 Fall 1996.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=9611125994&site=ehost-live

Garland, Albert N.  They Had Charisma:  Marshall, Bradley, Patton, Eisenhower:  From the Papers of LtGen Raymond S. McLain.  Army 21:26-31 May 1971.

Grant, Rebecca.  Eisenhower, Master of Airpower.  Air Force Magazine 83:62-67 January 2000.
Also available online at:  http://www.afa.org/magazine/jan2000/0100ike.asp

Greenstein, Fred I.  The Hidden-Hand Presidency:  Eisenhower as Leader, a 1994 Perspective.  Presidential Studies Quarterly  24:233-242 Spring 1994.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=7276648&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Gurley, Franklin Louis.  Policy Versus Strategy:  The Defense of Strasbourg in Winter 1944-1945.  Journal of Military History 58:481-514 July 1994.
Examines in-depth the interactions between Eisenhower and the other commanders during this campaign and the views on the decisions made.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=6135772&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Harris, Douglas B.  Dwight Eisenhower and the New Deal:  The Politics of Preemption.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 27:333-342 Spring 1997.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=12673659&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Horne, Alistair and Montgomery, David.  Monty and Ike -- '44-'45 the Last Stages.  RUSI Journal 140:39-42 August 1995.

Hunter, T.  M.  Foch and Eisenhower:  A Study in Allied Supreme Command.  Army Quarterly 87:33-52 October 1963.
Also in Canadian Army Journal 17:79-97 July 1963.

Ingimundarson, Valur.  Containing the Offensive:  The "Chief of the Cold War" and the Eisenhower Administration's German Policy.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 27:480-495 Summer 1997.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=22141087&sid=3&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Ingimundarson, Valur.  The Eisenhower Administration, the Adenauer Government, and the Political Uses of the East German Uprising in 1953.  Diplomatic History 20:381-409 Summer 1996.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9607292866&site=ehost-live

Kengor, Paul.  Comparing Presidents Reagan and Eisenhower.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 28:366-393 Spring 1998.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=30893347&sid=4&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Kingseed, Cole C.  Dark Days of White Knights.  Military Review 73:67-75 January 1993.
Author looks at problems encountered by Generals Douglas MacArthur, Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S.  Patton and how each dealt with these problems and overcame obstacles.

Kingseed, Cole C.  Education of a Combat Commander.  Military Review 65:12-19 December 1985.

Kingseed, Cole C.  Eisenhower's Prewar Anonymity:  Myth or Reality?  Parameters 21:87-98 Autumn 1991.

Kingseed, Cole C.  Juggler and the Supreme Commander.  Military Review 76:77-80 November-December 1996.
Discusses why Roosevelt chose Eisenhower as Commander for Operation Overlord.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=9701293930&site=ehost-live

Kingseed, Cole C.  Mentoring General Ike.  Military Review 70:26-30 October 1990.
Major General Fox Conner's mentoring "had a profound and lasting effect on Eisenhower".

Kingseed, Cole C.  Victory in Europe.  Military Review 75:92-94 May-June 1995.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=9508292143&site=ehost-live

Kluckhohn, Frank L.  With Eisenhower at Headquarters.  New York Times Magazine, pp 5+, January 10, 1943.

Lehman, Kenneth.  Revolutions and Attributions:  Making Sense of Eisenhower Administration Policies in Bolivia and Guatemala.  Diplomatic History 21:185-213 Spring 1997.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=95202&site=ehost-live

Little, Douglas.  His Finest Hour?  Eisenhower, Lebanon, and the 1958 Middle East Crisis.  Diplomatic History 20:27-54 Winter 1996.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9602063006&site=ehost-live

Madden, Robert W.  Making of a General of the Army.  Army 40:52-57 December 1990.

Maddock, Shane.  The Fourth Country Problem:  Eisenhower's Nuclear Nonproliferation Policy.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 28:553-572 Summer 1998.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=991059761&sid=5&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Matthews, Lloyd J.  The Military Experience of Modern American Presidents:  Part One:  Truman to Johnson.  Army 49:36-44 March 1999.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, pp 39-40 (discusses his leadership style and methods).

Medhurst, Martin J.  Eisenhower and the Crusade for Freedom:  The Rhetorical Origins of a Cold War Campaign.  Presidential Studies Quarterly 27:646-661 Fall 1997.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=25603890&sid=7&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Mehle, F.  Sponsorship.  Army 28:41-44 March 1978.
A helping hand is sometimes necessary for career survival.  Major General Fox Conner's sponsorship of Eisenhower is used as an example.

Metz, Stephen.  Eisenhower and the Planning of American Grand Strategy.  Journal of Strategic Studies 14:49-71 March 1991.

Michie, Allan A.  The Invasion.  The Great Decision:  Behind the Scenes with Eisenhower.  Readers Digest 45:112-118 August 1944.

Middleton, Drew.  Eisenhower Plans Minutely, then Strikes.  New York Times Magazine, pp 3+, July 25, 1943.

Nelan, Bruce W.  Ike's Invasion.  Time 143:36-44+ June 6, 1994.
Discusses D-Day on its 50th anniversary.
Also available online at:  http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,980837,00.html and at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9406017528&site=ehost-live

Painton, Frederick C.  How Eisenhower Does His Job.  Readers Digest 43:26-30 November 1943.

Parshall, Gerald.  Dwight Eisenhower:  The Father Figure.  U. S. News & World Report 124:59-61 March 16, 1998.
Discusses Eisenhower's leadership style.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=320585&site=ehost-live

Payne, Rodger A.  Public Opinion and Foreign Threats:  Eisenhower's Response to Sputnik.  Armed Forces & Society 21:89-111 Fall 1994.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9412070019&site=ehost-live

Perspectives -- 1947.  Air Power History 44:72-78 Fall 1997.
Excerpts from 1947 documents pertaining to the USAF include General Eisenhower's memorandum on tactical air support.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=14572935&sid=8&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Pickett, William B.  Eisenhower as a Student of Clausewitz.  Military Review 65:21-27 July 1985.

Powell, Colin L.  Eisenhower:  Simple Themes from an Extraordinary Man.  Defense Issues 8, no. 40:1-3 1993.

President Favors Pentagon Plans for More Power, Less Men.  Army Navy Air Force Register 77:1+ August 4, 1956.

The President's Pentagon Reorganization Plan (text).  Air Force 41:103-108 May 1958.

Price, Kevin S.  The Partisan Legacies of Preemptive Leadership:  Assessing the Eisenhower Cohorts in the U.S. House.  Journal of Military History 61:49-64 January 1997.
Discusses General Eisenhower's military decisions in his dealings with the free French and Vichy French forces.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=238579991&sid=1&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Rossi, Mario.  United States Military Authorities and Free France, 1942-1944.  Journal of Military History 61:49-64 January 1997.
Discusses General Eisenhower's military decisions in his dealings with the free French and Vichy French forces.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=10956493&sid=9&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Rourke, John T.  Marshall, Eisenhower and the Military Mind.  Military Review 61:26-32 February 1981.

Smith, Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions - Part 1, The Invasion Gamble.  Saturday Evening Post  218:9-11+ June 8, 1946.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=19502648&site=ehost-live

Smith, Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions - Part 2, Normandy Turning Point.  Saturday Evening Post  218:18-19+ June 15, 1946.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=19502694&site=ehost-live

Smith, Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions - Part 3, The Battle of the Bulge.  Saturday Evening Post  218:22-23+ June 22, 1946.
Focuses on the decision of U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower to order a counteroffensive against the German offensive in Ardennes on December 22, 1944.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=19806172&site=ehost-live

Smith, Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions - Part 4, Victory West of the Rhine.  Saturday Evening Post  218:26-27+ June 29,1946.
"Details of how Ike's "running fuse" technique in Operations Veritable and Lumberjack led to one of those rare and fleeting opportunities which win wars—the Remagen Bridge break".  Plan of Eisenhower to separate the German defenders and defeat them in detail; Significance of planning to overcome technical difficulties in crossing the river; Phases of the planning for the over-all battle.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=20066971&site=ehost-live

Smith, Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions - Part 5, Encirclement of the Ruhr.  Saturday Evening Post  219:20-21+ July 6, 1946.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=20066931&site=ehost-live

Smith, Walter B.  Eisenhower's Six Great Decisions - Part 6, The Only Way It Could End.  Saturday Evening Post  219:26-27+ July 13, 1946.
Focuses on the decision of Dwight Eisenhower to destroy the remaining energy forces throughout Berlin, Germany and to seal off the National Redoubt following World War II.  Discusses basis for Eisenhower's decision.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=20066898&site=ehost-live

Spore, John B.  The Worlds of Dwight D. Eisenhower.  Army 19:11-14+ May 1969.

Warner, Geoffrey.  Eisenhower and Castro:  US-Cuban Relations 1958-1960.  International Affairs 75:803-817 October 1999.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=2552009&site=ehost-live

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Videos


Battlefield:  The Battle for North Africa:  Prelude to Battle.  Alexandria, VA, Time Life Video/Polygram Video, 1996.  1 videocassette, 56 min.
Reviews the contributions of Rommel, Montgomery, and Eisenhower whose "limited battlefield experience was tempered by his brilliant diplomacy and ability to delegate".
Video call no.:  940.5423 B336

Crusade in Europe.  Revised ed.  n.p., New Line Home Video/Columbia Tristar Home Video, 1993.  6 videocassettes (black and white).
Based on General Dwight D. Eisenhower's personal memoirs.  Originally produced for television broadcast in 1949.
Volume One:  War Declared (includes Eisenhower's appointment to head of the European Theater of Operations and the strategy that evolves).
Volume Two:  The First Offensive (North Africa).
Volume Three:  Assault on Italy.
Volume Four:  D-Day (includes Eisenhower's intensive planning for the cross-channel invasion).
Volume Five:  Hitler's Last Stand.
Volume Six:  Victory! (offers General Eisenhower's examination of the military, diplomatic, and psychological effects of the war).
Video call no.:  940.542 C957

D-day.  New York, Educational Broadcasting Corporation, 2004.  1 videodisc, 95 min.
DVD call no.:  940.5421421 D2772

Dwight D. Eisenhower:  Commander in Chief.  New York, A & E Home Video, 1996.  1 videocassette, 46 min.
Produced for the A & E television "Biography" program.
Video call no.:  92 E362ed

Eisenhower.  Boston, DVS Home Video, 1993.  2 videocassettes.
The story of Dwight D. Eisenhower's life with comments by contemporaries and historians.
Part One:  Soldier.
Part Two:  Statesman.
Video call no.:  92 E362ib

Famous Generals:  Eisenhower.  Palm Springs, CA, Big Pictures, Historical Film and Video, 1993.  1 videocassette (black and white), 30 min.
Video call no.:  92 E362f

Masters of War:  D-Day:  Day of Decision.  New York, A & E Home Video, 1994.  1 videocassette, 50 min.
Video call no.:  940.5421 M423

The Speeches Collection:  Dwight D. Eisenhower.  New York, MPI Home Video, 1990.  1 videocassette, 60 min.
Video call no.:  808.85 S742 v.  3

World War II Collection.  Beverly Hills, CA, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment/CBS Video, 1996.  5 videocassettes.
Volume Two:  The Year of the Generals.
Volume Four:  D-Day.
Video call no.:  940.53 W9276

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