Library of Congress

National Book Festival

Jean Edward Smith is the author of “Eisenhower in War and Peace” (Random House), his latest critically acclaimed biography, including, among others, “FDR” and “Grant.” Smith is the John Marshall Professor of Political Science at Marshall University. He will discuss his new book in a program with David and Julie Nixon Eisenhower. Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Jonathan Yardley will moderate the program.

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Jean Edward Smith

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