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Final Crucible Us Marines in Korea Volume 2

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THE FINAL CRUCIBLE details the 1st Marine Division's harrowing close-quarters battles during the final seven months of the Korean War, January to July 1953. The terrible five-day Battle of the Nevada Cities in March and the Marines' bloody stand at Boulder City on the last day of the shooting war are just two of the engagements detailed here. This volume follows THE OUTPOST WAR: U.S. MARINES IN KOREA, VOL. 1: 1952.

Synopsis:

-- Details how the Marines valiantly battled numerically superior Chinese forces and held the front

-- Combines original historical research with oral accounts from the Marines who served

-- Contains rare photos and original maps

The Final Crucible details the 1st Marine Division's harrowing close-quarters battles during the final seven months of the Korean War, January to July 1953. The terrible five-day Battle of the Nevada Cities in March and the Marines' bloody stand at Boulder City on the last day of the shooting war are just two of the engagements detailed here. This volume follows The Outpost War: U.S. Marines in Korea, Vol. 1: 1952.

Synopsis:

Details how the Marines valiantly battled numerically superior Chinese forces and held the front

Synopsis:

Chronicles the patrols, raids, and ambushes of U.S. Marines during the last six months of the Korean War.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781574884722
Subtitle:
P
Author:
Ballenger, Lee
Publisher:
Potomac Books
Subject:
Military - General
Publication Date:
July 2002
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.70x5.82x.87 in. .99 lbs.

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Final Crucible Us Marines in Korea Volume 2
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Product details 336 pages Brassey's Inc - English 9781574884722 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , -- Details how the Marines valiantly battled numerically superior Chinese forces and held the front

-- Combines original historical research with oral accounts from the Marines who served

-- Contains rare photos and original maps

The Final Crucible details the 1st Marine Division's harrowing close-quarters battles during the final seven months of the Korean War, January to July 1953. The terrible five-day Battle of the Nevada Cities in March and the Marines' bloody stand at Boulder City on the last day of the shooting war are just two of the engagements detailed here. This volume follows The Outpost War: U.S. Marines in Korea, Vol. 1: 1952.

"Synopsis" by , Details how the Marines valiantly battled numerically superior Chinese forces and held the front
"Synopsis" by , Chronicles the patrols, raids, and ambushes of U.S. Marines during the last six months of the Korean War.
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