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Titre : The Outpost War: Us Marine Corps in Korea, ...
Éditeur : Potomac Books Inc, Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A.
Date d'édition : 2000
Reliure : Hard Cover
Etat du livre : As New
Etat de la jaquette : As New
Edition : First Edition
282 pp. illus. maps, biblio. index. In 1952, overriding political objectives compelled UN forces to abandon the pursuit of decisive victory in Korea. The Outpost War tells the story of the First Marine Division's move to western Korea, where these assault-trained troops were ordered to dig in and fight a defensive war. It describes their deadly learning curve and includes reports on such battles as Bunker Hill and the Hook." Clean. N° de réf. du libraire 008000
Synopsis : Focuses on USMC combat operations during the stalemate phase of the Korean War.
A propos de l'auteur: LEE BALLENGER served in U.S. Marine Corps reconnaissance and tank units during the Korean War. He is currently at work on a sequel to cover Marine Corps operations in 1953. This is his first book. He lives in California.
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