TITLE

Sir Walter Scott and Eisenhower

PUB. DATE
January 1961
SOURCE
New Republic;1/23/61, Vol. 144 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower to the heroes of author Sir Walter Scott. Opinion that although Eisenhower was in a position to convince the American people of the reality of the Chinese Communist state, destroy McCarthyism and assist African-Americans, he did not; Discussion of Scott's passive hero in light of Eisenhower's perceived use of restraint; Information that though the heroes of Scott devote themselves to private property, they are shy of the actual competition of economic forces.
ACCESSION #
10408760

 

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