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100 1 _aLatham, William Clark.
245 1 2 _aA Cold Days in Hell :
_bAmerican POWs in Korea
260 _aCollege Station :
_bTexas A&M University Press,
_c2013.
300 _a1 online resource (338 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
490 1 _aWilliams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series
505 0 _aContents; Notes; List of Maps; Acknowledgments; Prologue; Korean Peninsula; Introduction; 1. The Summer Soldiers; Pusan Perimeter; 2. The Tide Turns; Photograph gallery; 3. The Death March; Tiger Death March; 4. The Warning; Battle of Unsan; 5. Home by Christmas; Chongchon River; 6. The Reservoir; Chosin Reservoir; 7. The Deadly Winter; 8. Spring 1951; 9. The Pilots' War; 10. Mutual Suspicion; 11. The Pawns; 12. Freedom and Recrimination; Appendix; List of Abbreviations; Bibliography; Index
520 _aFollowing the North Korean assault on the Republic of Korea in June of 1950, the invaders captured more than a thousand American soldiers and brutally executed hundreds more. American prisoners who survived their initial moments of captivity faced months of neglect, starvation, and brutal treatment as their captors marched them north toward prison camps in the Yalu River Valley.Cold Days in Hell provides a detailed account of their captivity and offers valuable insights into an ongoing issue: the conduct of prisoners in the hands of enemy captors and the rules that should g
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aKorean War, 1950-1953 -- Prisoners and prisons, North Korean.
650 4 _aPrisoners of war -- Korea (North).
650 4 _aPrisoners of war -- United States.
655 0 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aLatham, William Clark
_tA Cold Days in Hell : American POWs in Korea
_dCollege Station : Texas A&M University Press,c2013
_z9781603440738
830 0 _aWilliams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series
856 4 0 _uhttp://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1132619
_yClick here to view this ebook.
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