Encyclopedia of the Korean War : a political, social, and military history / Korean War Spencer C. Tucker, editor ; Jinwung Kim ... [et al.], assistant editors. - Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2000. - 3 v. (xlii, 1123 p.) : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

v. 1. A-M -- v. 2. N-Z -- v. 3. Documents.

The most comprehensive reference treatment of "The Forgotten War" to date, this three volume set chronicles its political, social, and military history. This three-volume set explores the Korean War, a conflict significant for its impact on American foreign policy, military controversies, and colorful political and military characters. Arranged alphabetically, the entries cover battles, military and historical and geographical facts, United Nations commands and committees, U.S. military organizations and policy, and other relevant topics.

1576070298 (set : alk. paper) 9781576070291 (set : alk. paper)



Korean War, 1950-1953--Encyclopedias.

DS918 / .E53 2000