The Forgotten War: America in Korea, 1950-1953

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Naval Institute Press, 2003 - History - 1136 pages
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Combines enormous battlefield-level detail with command-level military history and domestic and international politics to create a definitive history of the Korean War. Reprint.

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User Review  - Shiloh Reynolds - Goodreads

This book was highly recommended to me by several Korean War Veterans as I had previously not read anything on this particular conflict. I found it to be dry at times due mainly to writer's style but ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

Q: When the Chinese and Koreans negotiate, how many people die? A: Hundreds of thousands. Read full review


Drawing a Line
Retreat to the Pusan Perimeter
Defending the Perimeter

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Blair served in the Navy in WWII in submarine service. He served from 1950-60 as a Washington journalist for Time-Life and the Saturday Evening Post. He was the first journalist to go to sea on the new Tang-class submarine Trigger, and other submarines.

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