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Eisenhower, Dwight David (1890–1969)

  • By: David A. Smith
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

U.S Army general and president

Military leaders are—naturally enough it would seem—usually known for what they do or achieve on the battlefield. Dwight D. Eisenhower, on the other hand, began his career as a staff officer and rose through the ranks in ...

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