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Korea
     

Korea

by Bevin Alexander
 
Praise for Korea: The First War We Lost "This.fast-moving study is the first to be written by a professional army historian.superb.capably challenges many of the traditional interpretations." -Library Journal "The best overview of the Korean conflict since Fehrenbach's This Kind of War...a balanced, perceptive accounting..." -Kirkus Review "A desirable acquisition

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Praise for Korea: The First War We Lost "This.fast-moving study is the first to be written by a professional army historian.superb.capably challenges many of the traditional interpretations." -Library Journal "The best overview of the Korean conflict since Fehrenbach's This Kind of War...a balanced, perceptive accounting..." -Kirkus Review "A desirable acquisition for most military collections." -ALA Booklist "Bevin Alexander...argues in this well-researched and readable book that the United States fought two wars in Korea, winning one against North Korea and losing the other to Communist China." -The New York Times Book Review

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This intriguing and controversial book written by professional Army historian Alexander sets out to show both the politics and combat of the Korean War as they actually were -- rife with tactical and strategic blunders made by the leaders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781810197
Publisher:
Hippocrene Books, Inc.
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
642
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.29(d)

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