This period saw the Fair Deal and the War in Korea. It also saw the first Republican elected President in twenty years. The United States during this era shoved aside it’s isolationism to participate in world affairs, and it was during this time that the Soviet Union and the United States started the Cold War. 492 more words
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General Dwight D. Eisenhower was unquestionably experienced when it came to military matters, but in 1952 he was a novice concerning politics. In the midst of his first campaign for the presidency, one of the advance men handed him a 35-page detailed plan concerning the campaign stops for the next couple of days. 30 more words
The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation...
The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth. – Dwight D. Eisenhower http://dlvr.it/KP3PCv
Together we must learn how to compose differences, not with arms, but with intellect and decent purpose. – Dwight D. Eisenhower http://dlvr.it/KMs3VD
Dwight D. Eisenhower at the U.S. Capitol on the 20th of January, 1953, being inaugurated as President of the United States.