Books Written by Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight D. Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States, serving from 1953 to 1961. He was also a five-star general in the United States Army and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe during World War II. In addition to his political and military career, Eisenhower wrote several books.
Crusade in Europe
Eisenhower’s most famous book is “Crusade in Europe,” which was published in 1948. The book is an autobiography that details his experiences as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces during World War II. It covers topics such as strategy, tactics, logistics, and diplomacy. The book was a bestseller and has been translated into multiple languages.
At Ease: Stories I Tell to Friends
In 1967, Eisenhower published “At Ease: Stories I Tell to Friends.” This book is a collection of stories about his life and experiences, both personal and professional. It includes anecdotes about his childhood, his time in the military, and his presidency. The book also contains reflections on politics, religion, and other topics.
The White House Years
In 1965, Eisenhower published “The White House Years,” which is a two-volume set that chronicles his time as President of the United States. The first volume covers his election campaign and first term in office while the second volume focuses on his second term. The books provide insight into Eisenhower’s views on foreign policy, domestic issues, and other topics.