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Author Lee, Bong.

Title The unfinished war [electronic resource] : Korea / Bong Lee.

Imprint New York : Algora Pub., c2003.

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Description viii, 284 p. : maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Thus it began: Korea, the hermit kingdom ; Korean nationalists -- The Lee family under Japanese occupation: out of the frying pan, into the fire, World War II --The Russians are coming: Kim Il Sung makes an entrance -- Americans in South Korea -- North Koreans discover communism -- Chaos in South Korea: MacArthur in Japan -- Prelude to a hot war -- On a rainy Sunday across the 38th parallel: reactions of Washington -- The ROK army on the brink of disintegration: MacArthur in Suwon ; Tactical errors all around -- An ugly war -- The first hundred days -- Mao's thought in Beijing -- The Inchon landing and its aftermath -- Chinese traps -- A brand new ball game --Refugee stories: the plight of refugees and massacres of innocent civilians -- An old soldier just fades away, a new one steps in -- The way we survived the war -- A talking war -- The tortuous path to armistice agreement -- South Korea after the ceasefire: two schoolgirls -- North Korea now -- Old war, new crisis: the nuclear weapons developement program ; the sunshine policy ; military provocations ; what next.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Korean War, 1950-1953.
Korea -- History -- 1945-
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Korea
ISBN 0875862179 (soft : alk. paper)
0875862187 (hard cover : alk. paper)
9780875862170
9780875862323 (e-book)

 
    
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