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The Resource The Korean War, Leif A. Gruenberg

The Korean War, Leif A. Gruenberg

Label
The Korean War
Title
The Korean War
Statement of responsibility
Leif A. Gruenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the Korean War and its impact on American life and society. Features include narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, detailed chronology, and annotated sources for further study."--Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
"Examines the Korean War and its impact on American life and society. Features include narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, detailed chronology, and annotated sources for further study."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
256401
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gruenberg, Leif A.
Dewey number
951.904/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS918
LC item number
.K556 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Defining moments
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  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Kim, Il-sŏng
  • MacArthur, Douglas
  • Rhee, Syngman
  • Ridgway, Matthew B.
  • Truman, Harry S
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Korean War, Leif A. Gruenberg
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0422/2004020793.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-[254]) and index
Contents
"Land of the morning calm" -- The aftermath of World War II -- Invasion and United Nations response -- U.S. forces move in -- The Inchon Invasion -- The liberation of Seoul -- Enter the Chinese -- Changes in command -- Two years of bloody stalemate -- Attrocities of the Korean War -- The legacy of the Korean War -- Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Kim Il Sung -- Douglas MacArthur -- Syngman Rhee -- Matthew P. Ridgway -- Harry S. Truman -- President Harry S. Truman explains "The Truman Doctrine" -- United Nations Security Council Resolution, June 25, 1950 -- United Nations Security Council Resolution, June 27, 1950 -- President Truman reacts to North Korean Invasion -- Secretary Pace recalls the Korean War -- United States Constitution, Article 1, Section 8 -- CIA analysis of the Invasion of South Korea -- Troop recollections from the early days of the War -- Supply difficulties during the Korean War -- Defeat at Chosin Reservoir -- President Truman's radio report to the American people on Korea and on U.S. policy in the Far East -- One U.S. soldier's POW experience -- "Our mistakes in Korea" by Brigadier General S.L.A. Marshall
Control code
ocm56413413
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780780807662
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004020793
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)56413413
Label
The Korean War, Leif A. Gruenberg
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0422/2004020793.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-[254]) and index
Contents
"Land of the morning calm" -- The aftermath of World War II -- Invasion and United Nations response -- U.S. forces move in -- The Inchon Invasion -- The liberation of Seoul -- Enter the Chinese -- Changes in command -- Two years of bloody stalemate -- Attrocities of the Korean War -- The legacy of the Korean War -- Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Kim Il Sung -- Douglas MacArthur -- Syngman Rhee -- Matthew P. Ridgway -- Harry S. Truman -- President Harry S. Truman explains "The Truman Doctrine" -- United Nations Security Council Resolution, June 25, 1950 -- United Nations Security Council Resolution, June 27, 1950 -- President Truman reacts to North Korean Invasion -- Secretary Pace recalls the Korean War -- United States Constitution, Article 1, Section 8 -- CIA analysis of the Invasion of South Korea -- Troop recollections from the early days of the War -- Supply difficulties during the Korean War -- Defeat at Chosin Reservoir -- President Truman's radio report to the American people on Korea and on U.S. policy in the Far East -- One U.S. soldier's POW experience -- "Our mistakes in Korea" by Brigadier General S.L.A. Marshall
Control code
ocm56413413
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780780807662
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004020793
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)56413413

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