Operation Snow

Operation Snow

by John Koster

Paperback(First Trade Paper Edition)

$17.09 $18.99 Save 10% Current price is $17.09, Original price is $18.99. You Save 10%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Want it by Tuesday, November 27 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781621572923
Publisher: Regnery History
Publication date: 05/04/2015
Series: World War II Collection Series
Edition description: First Trade Paper Edition
Pages: 350
Sales rank: 1,061,137
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

John Koster writes frequently on American history. He is the author of The Road to Wounded Knee , which won the Sigma Delta Chi award for distinguished public service, and Custer Survivor , and has written for many historical publications, including Military History , American Heritage , and American History. Koster, a U.S. Army veteran, is fluent in half a dozen languages, and lives in New Jersey with his wife Shizuko Obo, an award-winning children’s author.

Table of Contents

Cast of Characters xi

Introduction xvii

Chapter 1 Meeting of Masterminds 1

Chapter 2 Agent of Influence 9

Chapter 3 Red Star vs. Rising Sun 23

Chapter 4 Eastern Thunder, Northern Frostbite 31

Chapter 5 The May Memorandum 37

Chapter 6 War Plan Orange 53

Chapter 7 Killing Off the Cabinet 75

Chapter 8 The Final Countdown 105

Chapter 9 The November Memorandum 115

Chapter 10 The Korean Cassandra 141

Chapter 11 The Search for Scapegoats 153

Chapter 12 Nemesis 165

Chapter 13 Check and Checkmate 203

Acknowledgments 217

A Note on Sources 219

Bibliography 225

Index 239

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews