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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

Label
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
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the dramatic story of the first three months of the Korean War, when one of the great reversals of military fortune of all time not only saved South Korea from communist conquest but also rescued the U.S. Marine Corps from extinction
Cataloging source
GO9
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1935-
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Sloan, Bill
Dewey number
951.904/24
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
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PerformerNote
Read by Michael Prichard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Prichard, Michael
  • Tantor Media
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  • United States
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Inchon Landing, Inchʻŏn, Korea, 1950
  • Pusan (Korea)
  • Inch'ŏn (Korea)
Transposition and arrangement
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Label
The darkest summer : [Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction], Bill Sloan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
789958
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (14 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400113286
Isbn Type
(retail unikeep pkg.)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400113286
  • (OCoLC)492369776
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The darkest summer : [Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South Korea--and the Marines--from extinction], Bill Sloan
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
789958
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (14 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400113286
Isbn Type
(retail unikeep pkg.)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400113286
  • (OCoLC)492369776
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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