TITLE

IKE vs. MAC

AUTHOR(S)
Beidler, Philip
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article chronicles the rivalry between former Army generals Douglas MacArthur and Dwight D. Eisenhower for the U.S. presidency. Since George Washington, 11 more U.S. Army generals have advanced to the presidency. Among them, two five-star generals, Douglas MacArthur and Dwight Eisenhower, competed for the White House. But it was MacArthur's contemporary rival, colleague and onetime subordinate Eisenhower who twice claimed the top political and military prize.
ACCESSION #
25978037

 

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