Study Guide

Eisenhower's Farewell Address People

By Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight David Eisenhower

Hold on to your hats, Shmoopers. You're about to get a crash course in Eisenhower.Dwight David...

Milton S. Eisenhower

Milton Eisenhower was the fifth of David and Ida's seven sons. Like Ike, he grew up in modest...

Malcolm Moos

Malcolm Moos, the speechwriter who helped draft Eisenhower's farewell address, was a political...

The Soviets

The Soviets loomed large in the American consciousness during Ike's tenure as president, so it...

The Military-Industrial Complex

The legendary Military-Industrial Complex: that terrifying cadre of individuals, corporations,...