Korea, the untold story of the war


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Goulden, Joseph C.


Keyword(s):
Korean War, 1950-1953. Koreakrieg.


Year:
1982


Pages:
xxvi, 690 p., [16] p. of plates


Publisher:
Times Books


Publisher location:
New York, N.Y.


Accession number:
7998103


Label:
Box 59


Notes:
ill. ; 24 cm. A sour little war -- Shrimp crushed in battle of whales -- The Communists strike South -- A police action -- An arrogant display of strength -- Act now, think later -- No Korean Dunkirk -- A winning gamble at Inchon -- Feel unhampered tactically and strategically -- Operation yo-yo -- Summoned for political reasons -- The idle armed millions of Communist China -- Enter the Chinese -- The November lull -- MacArthur marches to disaster -- The marines escape a trap -- Washington reacts to disaster -- Ridgway takes command -- MacArthur is sacked -- The general's return -- Opening closets of secrets -- The secret road to peace talks -- Proposals, counter proposals, and stalemate -- A change of political command -- Eisenhower: pease at last. Includes bibliographical references and index. Joseph C. Goulden. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: DS918; Dewey: 951.9/042


ISBN:
ISBN: 0812909852; 9780812909852; National Library: 009751172 LCCN: 81-21262


Research notes:
Review copy - uncorrected proof


Abstract:
A sour little war -- Shrimp crushed in battle of Whales -- The Communists strike South -- A police action.


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