The Outpost War: U. S. Marines in Korea, 1952
In 1952, overriding political objectives compelled UN forces to abandon the pursuit of decisive victory in Korea. This historical study tells the story of the 1st Marine Division's move to western Korea, where these assault-trained troops were ordered to dig in and fight a defensive war.
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In his first book, Ballenger succeeds in presenting a lucid account of the 1st Marine Division in western Korea in 1952, a period of the war (June 1950-July 1953) he describes as a "stalemate" while ... Read full review
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The Outpost War: U.S. Marines in Korea, Volume 1 : 1952, Volume 1
No preview available - 2005