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The Will to Win: American Military Advisors in Korea, 1946-1953

Bryan R. Gibby
Format
Book
Published
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9780817317645 (trade cloth : alk. paper), 0817317643 (trade cloth : alk. paper), 9780817386115 (electronic), 0817386114 (electronic)
Contents
  • Introduction: Forgotten soldiers of a misunderstood war
  • The American occupation, September 1945-December 1946
  • The war of subversion, 1947-1948
  • The limited war, 1949-1950
  • The evolving structure and functions of the military missions, 1948-1950
  • Invasion and survival : yuk-ee-oh (6-2-5)
  • The Chinese offensives, 1950-1951
  • Reformation : a new KMAG trains an army, summer 1951-summer 1952
  • Redemption : a new Korean army at war
  • The test of battle : the summer offensives, May-July 1953
  • Shrimp among whales : assessing the advisory missions, 1946-1953
  • Appendix A. Korean War chronology
  • Appendix B. Lt. Gen. John Hodge's statement to the Korean people
  • Appendix C. U.S. IX Corps citation, ROK Capital Division, 1953
  • Appendix D. Republic of Korea presidential unit citation, 1952
  • Appendix E. Republic of Korea presidential unit citation, 1953.
Description
xvi, 372 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-361) and index.
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