Eisenhower's Sputnik Moment

Eisenhower's Sputnik Moment

In a critical Cold War moment, Dwight D. Eisenhower's presidency suddenly changed when the Soviet Union launched Sputnik, the world's first satellite. What Ike called "a small ball" became a source of Russian pride and propaganda, and it wounded him politically, as critics charged that he responded sluggishly to the challenge of space exploration. Yet Eisenhower refused to panic after Sputnik-and he did more than just stay calm. He helped to guide the United States… (more)

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Publisher: Cornell University Press

Parent ISBN: 9780801451508

Page count: 368 pages

Language: English


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