Breakout: the Chosin Reservoir campaign, Korea 1950

Front Cover
Fromm International, 1999 - History - 452 pages
16 Reviews
Interweaving eyewitness accounts and personal reminiscences, the author of The Last Parallel offers a chilling account of the 1950 Chosin Reservoir Campaign during the Korean War, describing how badly outnumbered American Marines overcame fierce odds and brutal weather conditions to escape Chinese encirclement.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
9
4 stars
7
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: Breakout: The Chosin Reservoir Campaign, Korea 1950

User Review  - Robert Smith - Goodreads

This is a great book that details what went on during the Chosin Reservoir campaign. It has a lot of eyewitness accounts from the actual marines and soldiers who endured it. This is a great read. Read full review

Review: Breakout: The Chosin Reservoir Campaign, Korea 1950

User Review  - Urey Patrick - Goodreads

One of the most incredible, awe-inspiring feat of arms imaginable, too long neglected and little recognized. Read full review

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1999)

Russ earned a Purple Heart when he served with the Marines in Korea.

Bibliographic information