Books by John S.D. Eisenhower

ZACHARY TAYLOR by John S.D. Eisenhower
Released: June 1, 2008

"Adequate sketch of Taylor's accomplishments without a great deal of flesh or heart."
Old Rough and Ready gets proficient, if somewhat lackluster treatment in this latest volume of the American Presidents series. Read full book review >
GENERAL IKE by John S.D. Eisenhower
Released: June 6, 2003

"Soon to be bedside reading for West Point cadets and budding generals. We'll hope that Eisenhower follows with an account of his father's presidential years."
An excellent appreciation of Dwight Eisenhower's skills as a military commander, though by a biased observer—the general's son, himself a distinguished officer and historian. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 20, 1997

A great but frequently overlooked figure in America during the early decades of the 19th century now gets his due. Military historian Eisenhower (son of the late president, and author of Intervention! Read full book review >

Released: Nov. 8, 1993

An assured popular history of cross-border turmoil that inaugurated more than 75 years of US intervention in Latin American affairs—and that produced lasting resentment in our neighbors to the south. Eisenhower—son of the late President and an accomplished military historian (So Far from God, 1989, etc.)—covers an entire tumultuous decade in Mexican history, 1910-20, when a succession of Mexican politicians, warlords, and outlaws squabbled over land reform and the spoils of power. Read full book review >

Released: March 23, 1989

An expert, lively, gracefully written account of America's most costly and ignored war. Read full book review >