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The Korean War
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Steven Hugh Lee
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Tens of thousands of US soldiers and untold millions of Koreans died in this war the first major arena of the East-West conflict. This concise international history of the war offers a new approach to its understanding, tracing its origins and dynamics to the interplay between modern Korean history and
The Korean War
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Bruce Cumings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-27 - Publisher: Modern Library

A BRACING ACCOUNT OF A WAR THAT IS EITHER MISUNDERSTOOD, FORGOTTEN, OR WILLFULLY IGNORED. For Americans, it was a discrete conflict lasting from 1950 to 1953. But for the Asian world the Korean War was a generations-long struggle that still haunts contemporary events. With access to new evidence and secret
Korean War
Language: en
Pages: 391
Authors: Max Hastings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-10-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The author, a distinguished military historian, recounts the sequence of military events that formed the war and, based on personal accounts and interviews with hundreds of vets, vividly depicts combat action
Understanding the Korean War
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Arthur H. Mitchell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-24 - Publisher: McFarland

"A study of the Korean War of 1950-1953 from an American perspective, with the principal focus on the relationships of the people involved, the book examines such important aspects of military operations as supplies, equipment and weapons, tactics and strategy, intelligence, psychological warfare, and the vexing matter of prisoners of
The Korean War in World History
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: William Stueck
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05-14 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

" The Korean War in World History features the accomplishments of noted scholars over the last decade and lays the groundwork for the next generation of scholarship. These essays present the latest thinking on the Korean War, focusing on the relationship of one country to the war. William Stueck’s introduction