Collins, J. Lawton

War in peacetime; the history and lessons of Korea, by J. Lawton Collins. - Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1969. - xiii, 416 p. illus., maps, ports. 24 cm.

Bibliography: p. [399]-401.

The die is cast -- Political-military background -- Too little and almost too late -- Military plans and budgets -- The eighth army stands and fights -- Inchon -- U.N. forces cross into North Korea -- Communist China intervenes -- The Chinese counteroffensive -- Ridgway takes command -- The relief of General Macarthur -- Stalemate -- Armistice -- In retrospect.

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Korean War, 1950-1953.

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