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This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History - Fiftieth Anniversary Edition by T.R. Fehrenbach - Paperback - 2001-02-09 - from Books Express (SKU: 1574883348n)

This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History - Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History - Fiftieth Anniversary Edition by T.R. Fehrenbach - Paperback - 2001-02-09 - from Books Express (SKU: 1574883348n)

This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History - Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

by T.R. Fehrenbach

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This Kind of War is the most comprehensive single-volume history of the Korean-American conflict that began in 1950 and is still affecting United States' foreign policy. Fifty years later, not only does this enlightening account give details of the tactics, infantrymen and equipment, but also chronicles the story of military and political unpreparedness that led to a profligate loss of American lives in Korea. The author T.R. Fehrenbach, an officer in the conflict, provides us with accounts of the combat situation that could only have been written by an eyewitness in the thick of the action. But what truly sets this book apart from other military memoirs is the piercing analysis of the global political maneuverings behind the brutal ground warfare that marked this bloody period of history, one which has been all but forgotten. Hailed as "a must for all soldiers and former soldiers" by an Amazon.com reviewer, This Kind of War restores the Korean War to its rightful place in American history -- as a touchstone for United States foreign engagement and a lesson for politicians ready to shed American blood on far-away soil.

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1574883348n
Title
This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History - Fiftieth Anniversary Edition
Author
T.R. Fehrenbach
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Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
1574883348
ISBN 13
9781574883343
Publisher
Potomac Books Inc.
Place of Publication
Herndon, Virginia, U.s.a.
Date published
2001-02-09

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