TITLE: Julie & David Eisenhower, Jean Edward Smith: 2012 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Julie Nixon Eisenhower, David Eisenhower, Jean Edward Smith
EVENT DATE: 09/22/2012
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 37 minutes
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Julie Nixon Eisenhower, David Eisenhower and Jean Edward Smith discuss Dwight D. Eisenhower at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Julie Nixon Eisenhower is an author and daughter of the 37th president, Richard M. Nixon. In 1973-1975 she was assistant managing editor of the Saturday Evening Post. During this time she wrote "Eye on Nixon." Her new book (with husband David Eisenhower) is "Going Home to Glory: A Memoir of Life with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1961-1969."
Speaker Biography: David Eisenhower is an author, public policy fellow and grandson of the 34th president, Dwight Eisenhower. He is a public policy fellow at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania. In 1987, he was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize for his book "Eisenhower at War: 1943-45." His new book (with wife Julie Nixon Eisenhower) is "Going Home to Glory: A Memoir of Life with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1961-1969."
Speaker Biography: Jean Edward Smith is the author of "Eisenhower in War and Peace," his latest critically acclaimed biography, including, among others, "FDR" and "Grant." Smith is the John Marshall Professor of Political Science at Marshall University.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2012