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The Resource The darkest summer : Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction, Bill Sloan

The darkest summer : Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction, Bill Sloan

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The darkest summer : Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction
Title
The darkest summer
Title remainder
Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction
Statement of responsibility
Bill Sloan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sloan, Bill
Dewey number
951.904/24
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS918.2.P87
LC item number
S56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Inchon Landing, Inchʻŏn, Korea, 1950
  • Pusan (Korea)
  • Inchʻŏn (Korea)
Label
The darkest summer : Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction, Bill Sloan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-362) and index
Contents
Suddenly, a not-so-sudden war -- An army in disarray -- A proud corps in peril -- Missions impossible -- Enter the "fire brigade" -- A melee of confusion and chaos -- Triumph, tragedy, traps, and tears -- Nightmare on the Naktong -- Commanders in conflict -- The enemy goes for broke -- A 5,000-to-one "sure thing" -- Turning the tide at Inchon -- The bloody road to Seoul -- A "terrible liberation" -- Taking the hard way home -- The rest of the story
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 385 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416571742
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009015329
Other physical details
ill., map, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn310397798
Label
The darkest summer : Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction, Bill Sloan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-362) and index
Contents
Suddenly, a not-so-sudden war -- An army in disarray -- A proud corps in peril -- Missions impossible -- Enter the "fire brigade" -- A melee of confusion and chaos -- Triumph, tragedy, traps, and tears -- Nightmare on the Naktong -- Commanders in conflict -- The enemy goes for broke -- A 5,000-to-one "sure thing" -- Turning the tide at Inchon -- The bloody road to Seoul -- A "terrible liberation" -- Taking the hard way home -- The rest of the story
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 385 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416571742
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009015329
Other physical details
ill., map, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn310397798

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