Ike and Dick: Portrait of a Strange Political Marriage

"If you give me a week, I might think of one." 

- President Eisenhower's response to a reporter's question when asked to give an example of a major idea of Vice President Nixon's that his administration adopted.

What was the true nature of the relationship between President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Vice President Richard Nixon?  Jeffrey Frank's new book, Ike and Dick: Portrait of a Strange Political Marriage,  explores their tangled, complex relationship through the White House years and beyond.

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