This essential companion provides a comprehensive study of the literature on the causes, course, and consequences of the Korean War, 1950-1953. Aimed primarily at readers with a special interest in military history and contemporary conflict studies, the authors summarize and analyze the background, history, conduct, tactics, clashes, and outcome of what for years was known as the 'Forgotten War.'... body of lieutenant General Walton H. Walker, the U.s. eighth Army commander, after his death in a jeep accident in late December 1950, ... (Coleman 2008: 194). since no world war had broken out, U.s. officials could devote resources to rapid recovery and ... Korea, also an unsuccessful war, presented the same problem.
|Title||:||The Ashgate Research Companion to the Korean War|
|Author||:||Professor Donald W Boose Jr, Professor James I Matray|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2014-08-28|