A short history of the Korean War

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W. Morrow, Aug 24, 1988 - History - 276 pages
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A clearly written, thorough account of this war that traces its origins back to 1945.

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User Review  - Maria - Goodreads

This is a better first introduction to the Korean War. Stokesbury hits the highlights but I was frustrated at the inclusion of his opinions especially since they clashed with mine. And some of his ... Read full review

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User Review  - Troy - Goodreads

This is a book that I would give a 3.5. I'll round it up to a 4.... This is a clearly written explanation of not only the "what" but also the "why" of the events that made up the Korean War. I would recommend it for anyone who wants to understand the basics of the conflict. Read full review

Contents

Prologue
13
The Invasion
33
The Pusan Perimeter
51
Copyright

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