ERIC Number: ED339662
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Dwight D. Eisenhower: Man of Many Hats. With a Message from John S. D. Eisenhower. Picture-Book Biography Series.
Deitch, Kenneth M.; Weisman, JoAnne B.
A biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower is presented in this book for young children. Born in Denison, Texas, Eisenhower was reared on a farm in Abilene, Kansas. After graduating from Abilene High School, he went on to attend the United States Military Academy at West Point. Among his many career highlights were earning the ranks of five-star general in the U.S. Army, serving as the President of Columbia University, and becoming the 34th President of the United States. Accompanying the text are numerous photographs and original water color paintings based on news photos. (DB)
Descriptors: Biographies, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Presidents of the United States, Social Studies, United States History, World War II
Discovery Enterprises, Ltd., 134 Middle Street, Lowell, MA 01852 ($17.95 hard cover).
Publication Type: Books; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Eisenhower (Dwight D)
Note: Illustrated by Jay Connolly.