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Eisenhower: The Most Reasonable of Unreasonable Men: Eisenhower as Strategic General in World War II - Lifelong Student, Supreme Commander, Moral Leader, Extraordinary Personal Energy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This paper investigates General Dwight D. Eisenhower's roles as strategist and strategic general during World War II. Eisenhower had zero combat experience and was still a colonel on the Army rolls when selected for four-star unified command.
Eisenhower: Ike and Clausewitz on the Western Front, Relationship with Fox Conner, Comparative Study of Soldiers Turned Political Leader - Grant and Eisenhower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The teacher-student relationship that Conner and Eisenhower shared is by far the most famous and most cited in the area of military mentoring. This relationship began when Eisenhower reported to Panama. Eisenhower's assignment as Conner's brigade executive officer at Camp Gaillard in Panama began a significant transition in Eisenhower's professional education.
Eisenhower: Watershed at Leavenworth, the Command and General Staff School; Centennial Review and Bibliography, Ike's Drive, Individualism, and Sense of Purpose from World War II to the Presidency
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Eisenhower's year at Leavenworth can best be understood in the context of several themes that characterized his life. One theme was his inspired competitiveness and consistent concern with how well he was succeeding. Ike was a competitor and despite his likability and basic humility was committed to doing his best.
A Five-Star Folly: An Investigation into the Cost Increases, Construction Delays, and Design Problems That Have Been a Disservice to the Effort to Memorialize Dwight D. Eisenhower
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This staff report by the Committee on Natural Resources' Majority staff's Office of Oversight and Investigations has examined the activities of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission, the unprecedented process used to select the proposed memorial's design, the winning design's repeated failure to satisfy all legal requirements, and the unanticipated costs and delays.
More About the Presidents Than You Ever Wanted to Know: Dwight D. Eisenhower to Donald J. Trump
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Reagan's favorite book was 'The Hunt for Red October?' Eisenhower was once a night supervisor at a creamery? JFK had a pony named 'Macaroni?' Carter's favorite vegetable is egg plant? These and other odd tidbits of trivia are found in this volume which covers the favorite foods of the presidents, their health problems, their pets and their favorite books. The 4th of four volumes.
Wommack’s The Art of Parenting: Lessons from the Parents and Mentors of Extraordinary Americans - Volumes I, II, & III
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Great Americans from across many professions, genders, politics, religions, and walks of life — the products of extraordinary parenting and mentoring. This book offers the exact techniques, words, phrases, mantras — to propel your offspring to incredible success — toward rich, vivid lives. They worked for those parents and mentors. They can and will work for you too.
The Blessed Evil
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 49,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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This book is about the mysteries of our world, where everyday things are usually not what they seem, and everything is connected regardless of how disparate they may appear. It is also about the interpretation of good and evil; right and wrong. What determines these, and can one do what is wrong and still be right?
Ehsariell: Parte I
Price: Free! Words: 166,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Esta historia cuenta el viaje de Ike a través de las tierras en guerra de un mundo paralelo al nuestro, en donde debe enfrentar las más intensas pruebas de valor y fortaleza con tal de alcanzar su principal objetivo: liberar a Ehsariell.
Superstorm Encyclopedia: Tornadoes, Severe Thunderstorms, Hurricanes, Tropical Storms, Typhoons, Cyclones - Meteorology, Forecasts, Safety and Preparedness, History, Disaster Health Problems
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 540,990. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Earth's most powerful storms - hurricanes and tornadoes - are the subject of this massive 1700 page report with authoritative coverage of all aspects of these deadly superstorms: meteorology, forecasting, history, safety, preparedness, research, and health hazards.
2011 Essential Guide to Hurricane Survival, Safety, and Preparedness: Practical Emergency Plans and Protective Measures, Plus Complete Information on Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 365,030. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This comprehensive ebook provides a thorough review of practical emergency plans and protective measures for surviving the horrible consequences of hurricanes: winds, floods, and storm surge. There is material from every federal agency with a role in hurricane survival: NOAA, National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center, FEMA, and the CDC.