Biography: Dwight D. Eisenhower - Commander-in-Chief
Dwight D. Eisenhower: Commander-In-Chief is the authoritative program about the life and legacy of this remarkable American icon. A West Point graduate, Eisenhower’s steadfast leadership helped turn the tide of World War II. His intellect and skillful diplomacy later paved the way to the White House where he served two terms as president. In his role as commander-in-chief, Eisenhower became a dedicated advocate for peace and human rights throughout the world. In this compelling profile friends, family, colleagues and noted historians shed light on one of the nation’s greatest heroes. Rare footage reveals the defining moments of Eisenhower’s life, from his military victories to his presidential inauguration.
Total Time: One hour, forty minutes on one DVD