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Ike and McCarthy : Dwight Eisenhower's secret campaign against Joseph McCarthy / David A. Nichols.

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  • ISBN: 9781451686609
  • ISBN: 1451686609
  • Physical Description: xiii, 385 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-368) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I. 1953: priorities -- The first confrontation -- "Don't join the book burners!" -- "You're in the army now!" -- The secretary and the senator -- The turning point -- Part II. 1954: mobilization -- "Eisenhower's first move" -- "Not fit to wear that uniform" -- Saving Robert Stevens -- Eisenhower in command -- A political D-Day -- Part III. 1954: vindication -- "A war of manuever" -- Countdown -- The Eisenhower-McCarthy hearings -- Protecting the president -- "No sense of decency?" -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: Describes how President Eisenhower used surrogates to orchestrate a secret campaign against the powerful Republican Senator Joseph McCarthy that ultimately resulted in McCarthy being censured and discredited.
Subject: Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 > Influence.
McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957.
Anti-communist movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Cold War > Social aspects > United States.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > Politics and government > 1953-1961.

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