Biographies of President Eisenhower

Three biographers of President Dwight D. Eisenhower talked about their books. President Eisenhower’s grandson, David Eisenhower,… read more

Three biographers of President Dwight D. Eisenhower talked about their books. President Eisenhower’s grandson, David Eisenhower, with his wife Julie Nixon Eisenhower, are the authors of Going Home to Glory: A Memoir of Life with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1961-1969. Jean Edward Smith is the author of Eisenhower in War and Peace. Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Jonathan Yardley moderated. They responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was an event in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 12th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Biographies of President Eisenhower

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 22, 2012
Last Aired:
Oct 9, 2012

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  • Sep 22, 2012 | 5:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Oct 08, 2012 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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