Stueck, William Whitney, 1945-

The Korean War : an international history / William Stueck. - Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1997. - xii, 484 p. : maps ; 24 cm. - Princeton studies in international history and politics . - Princeton studies in international history and politics. .

"Third printing, and first paperback printing, with corrections 1997"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [447]-468) and index.

The Origins of the Korean War The Diplomacy of Confrontation and Consolidation Diplomacy Fails: The UN Counteroffensive and Chinese Intervention Limiting the War The Dimensions of Collective Action Armistice Talks: Origins and Initial Stages Progress Deadlock Concluding an Armistice The Korean War as International History Chapter 1 10 -- Chapter 2 47 -- Chapter 3 85 -- Chapter 4 127 -- Chapter 5 167 -- Chapter 6 204 -- Chapter 7 236 -- Chapter 8 268 -- Chapter 9 308 -- Chapter 10 348.

This book presents a balanced account of the Korean War, from its origins in 1950 to the armistice agreement four years later, on the basis of exhaustive research in the documents of the nations involved in the war.

0691016240 (pbk.) 9780691016245 (pbk.)


Korean War, 1950-1953.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Diplomatic history.

Wars History, 1948-1953. Korea

DS918 / .S819 1997

951.9042