Everything you need to understand or teach Eisenhower by Stephen Ambrose.
Eisenhower Solider and President takes the reader not only through but also inside the life of Dwight Eisenhower from his early childhood in Abilene, Kansas, to his military beginnings at West Point, his time as Supreme Commander and President of the United States of America until his death at the age of seventy-three in 1969.
Eisenhower grew up the middle of six boys to David and Ida Eisenhower. As a young child growing up in Abilene, Kansas Eisenhower is taught that with hard work and determination there is nothing one cannot accomplish.
Early in his life Eisenhower feels a sense of duty to his country as he attends West Point Military Academy. Here he meets many friends that will remain with him throughout his life, such as Omar Bradley. Bradley will later serve under Eisenhower during World War II. It is at West Point that begins to show his...
Eisenhower: Soldier and President Lesson Plans contain 119 pages of teaching material, including: