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Ghost flames : life and death in a hidden war, Korea 1950-1953

Author: Charles J Hanley
Publisher: New York, NY : PublicAffairs/Hachette Book Group, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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"Although it was then perceived as a far-off and inconclusive engagement, the Korean War was a decisive and deeply destructive conflict. American forces dropped 635,000 tons of bombs over Korea -- more than the entire Pacific campaign of World War II -- and millions of Koreans perished. Today, mass graves still litter the countryside and two nuclear-armed forces stand at odds. In Ghost Flames, Charles Hanley adds  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles J Hanley
ISBN: 9781541768178 1541768175
OCLC Number: 1117645037
Description: xxii, 504 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: 1950 --
1951 --
1952 --
1953.
Other Titles: Life and death in a hidden war, Korea 1950-1953
Responsibility: Charles J. Hanley.

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A narrative, character-driven account of the Korean War that sheds light on the atrocities and hardships suffered by all sides in the 'forgotten' conflict.  Read more...

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