Today in History
Albany Democrat Herald
In 1959, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Hawaii statehood bill. (Hawaii became a state on Aug. 21, 1959.) In 1962, France and Algerian rebels signed the Evian Accords, a cease-fire agreement which took effect the next day, ending the Algerian ...
Book review: Biographer maps out Eisenhower's 'secret' war against Joe McCarthy
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
In fact, Eisenhower so loathed the communist-hunting Republican senator from Wisconsin that, as president, he set in motion a plan to bring him down, asserts biographer David A. Nichols in his new book, "Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Fort Leavenworth Lamp
Background/early life. • Dwight Eisenhower was born in Texas and raised in Kansas. He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point. • After Pearl Harbor, Gen. George C. Marshall called Eisenhower to Washington for a war plans assignment.
Learning from President Dwight D. Eisenhower: A conversation with Fox News' Bret Baier
American Enterprise Institute
Join AEI for a timely discussion with Fox News' Bret Baier on his new book, “Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's Final Mission” (William Morrow & Company, 2017), as he shares his insights into Eisenhower's leadership, his efforts to prepare the ...