Citizens for Eisenhower
The 1952 Presidential Campaign: Lessons for the Future from One of the Most Successful Independent Political Movements in U. S. History ...
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||International Publishers|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $9.95|
| Book Description: |
In June, 1951, Stanley M. Rumbough, Jr. and Charles F. Willis, Jr.-two WWII fighter pilots with no political experience or contacts-were frustrated with what they saw as "that mess in Washington" and were convinced that General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower was the ideal 1952 candidate for President of the United States. They did not know whether he was Republican or Democrat, had never communicated with the General, and were so naive that they didn't even know how candidates were... More Description