Friday, October 14, 2016

Birthday Book of the Day: from a former president who lived service above self

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Today is the 126th birthday of Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States. Henry’s marks the occasion by offering a collection of his stories:

Eisenhower, Dwight D., At Ease: Stories I Tell To Friends (Doubleday, 1st ed., 1967). LOC 67-13781. The former president’s reminiscences of his life up to his becoming President. Entertaining, less formal than his official memoirs. Hardcover, octavo, 400 pp. Unclipped dust jacket, some wear and tear at the edges. Good condition: HBB price: $15.


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