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Mrs. Ike

memories and reflections on the life of Mamie Eisenhower

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Published by Niagara in Anstey, Leicestershire .
Written in English


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Susan Eisenhower looks back on the life of her grandmother. In this biography of an army captain"s wife who becomes First Lade, she paints the portrait of an independent, headstrong woman who was passionately engaged in a lifelong relationship with a man who was her utter opposite. Based on a treasure trove of unpublished letters, the book provides a rare insight into the personalities and interrelationships of two complex people.

Edition Notes

StatementSusan Eisenhower
The Physical Object
FormatLarge Print
Pagination[viii], 529 p., [16] p. of plates
Number of Pages529
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24649018M
ISBN 100708958680
ISBN 109780708958681
OCLC/WorldCa670549522

In a clear-eyed tribute to her grandmother, Susan Eisenhowever has given a wonderful gift to historians, journalists, political scientists and interested citizens in general with Mrs. Ike: Memories and Reflections on the Life of Mamie Eisenhower (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, pages with index and detailed notes, $26 hardcover). Not until the madcap climax, involving a daring rescue with tricks learned at school, does Ike work his way back into Mrs. LaRue's good graces and move back c split-screen visuals contrast the colorful real world of Brotweiler with the black-and-white one in Ike's imagination, which is filled with all the melodramatic horror. Mrs. Ike: Memories and Reflections on the Life of Mamie Eisenhower by Susan Eisenhower starting at $ Mrs. Ike: Memories and Reflections on the Life of Mamie Eisenhower has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.


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