Six Roads from Abilene; Some personal recollections of Edgar Eisenhower. John McCallum.
Six Roads from Abilene; Some personal recollections of Edgar Eisenhower

Six Roads from Abilene; Some personal recollections of Edgar Eisenhower

Seattle, Washington: Wood & Reber, Inc. 1960. First Edition. Light blue with gold titling. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the President's brother and SIGNED by author, "To Peggy McDougal / With best wishes / Edgar N. Eisenhower / John McCallum". 6.25" x 9" pp. [12] 1-132 with 26 pp. of B&W photos. Slight chipping at top and bottom of spine, a blue mark on bottom of pages, dirt spot on rear of DJ, previous bookseller notation in pencil on FFE, some light discoloration on front cover Edgar Eisenhower accepted no compensation for this book so he certainly was not trying to leverage the fame of his presidential brother, Dwight D. He simply had the desire to share the memory of his family, a truly American story. This is a seldom found copy of an association book. Fine / fine. Item #67

"God Himself is the only one who knows how our parents managed to feed five mouths on dad's salary. Life was no bed of petunias". (p 20).

Price: $275.00

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