THE KOREAN WAR: The West Confronts Communism 1950-1953

By: Hickey, Michael

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xii(v), + 397pp. Line-drawn theatre maps. Two, unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards mildly bumped only. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn, else very good. "This book tells the full story of the first, and critical, test by the Communist bloc of Western military resolve." The author considers all the Western participants, with an emphasis on the Commonwealth forces . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Maps, Prelude, Part 1/ Into the Fray. 2/ The Alliance in Crisis. 3/ On the Offensive. 4/ Final Confrontations. Postscript. Glossary. Appendices (4). Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 850g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: THE KOREAN WAR: The West Confronts Communism 1950-1953

Author Name: Hickey, Michael

Categories: History - General, Military History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1999

ISBN Number: 0719555590

ISBN Number 13: 9780719555596

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012858

Keywords: Miltary History, Korean War 1950 to 1953, Western Alliance (Korean War), Hickey, Michael