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AS3216 American Institutions
The American Presidency in the Twentieth Century
Semester 1 2000-2001
Dr. Ian Gordon
AS7/02-29
Ph. 874 4694

Lecture 8
1945 to 1960: Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower

Reading:
Michael Schaller, Virginia Scharff, and  Robert Schulzinger. Coming of Age: America in the Twentieth Century. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.  Chapters Eight and Nine.  NUS Library Holdings

Additional:
Stephen E. Ambrose. Eisenhower. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1983-1984. NUS Library Holdings
Robert F. Burk. Dwight D. Eisenhower, Hero and Politician.  Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1986.  NUS Library Holdings
Davis, James W., The American Presidency (Westport & London: Praeger, 1995) 2nd Edn. Chps 9-10. NUS Library Holdings
David McCullough. Truman. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. NUS Library Holdings
William E. Pemberton.  Harry S. Truman: Fair Dealer and Cold Warrior.  Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1989. NUS Library Holdings

Links will be added to the following after lectures:
Lecture Outline
Study Guide

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