At ease: stories I tell to friends

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Doubleday, 1967 - Biography & Autobiography - 400 pages
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User Review  - kcshankd - LibraryThing

I found this pitch-perfect, and am now interested in his other memoirs. The parts from his soldiering life rival US Grant's terrific memoir. Read full review

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User Review  - matthewm - LibraryThing

This is a fascinating read with a down-to-earth writing style. My favorite story is about the tank towing exercises right after World War I. Read full review

Contents

foreword A Man Talking to Himself
1
To the Point
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Book One THE ABILENE YEARS
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Copyright

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About the author (1967)

Dwight D. Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States, serving two terms, from 1953-1961. He was also a former U.S. general in the Army. The former president was born on October 14, 1890 in Denison, Texas and died on March 28, 1969. Eisenhower was a graduate from the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.

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