Episode notes

Author Michel Paradis offers a fresh look into General Dwight D. Eisenhower in "The Light of Battle: Eisenhower, D-Day, and the Birth of the American Superpower". Paradis' research shines as he discusses Ike's relationships with Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, Thurgood Marshall, Omar Bradley, James H. Doolittle, etc. He talks with host Jim Fausone about how he faced adversity, dealt with ethical issues on race & chemical weapons, and carried the pressures of D-Day.

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Veterans RadioVeteransArmyAuthorWWIIMilitaryD DayGeneralWorld War IIVeterans PodcastMilitary PodcastDwight D. EisenhowerWinston ChurchillThurgood MarshallFranklin Delano RooseveltMichel ParadisThe Light of Battle