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Korean War

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The Korean War, by Max Hastings. Read it a couple of years ago. IIRC it was quite thorough, but a bit hard going.

Pan books. ISBN: 0-330-39288-3
 
#5
'In the Devils Shadow"
UN Special Operations during the Korean War
by Col. Mike Haas, USAF,ret.

"This Kind of War"
by T.R.Fehrenbach

"The Coldest War; a memoir of Korea"
by James Bradey

"Formidable Enemies; the North Korean and Chinese Soldiers in the Korean War"
by Kevin Mahoney
 
#6
Green Berets in Korea by Fred Hayhurst:story of 41 independant commando royal marines in Korea
Publisher Vangard Press
ISBN:1903489121
 
#7
Farrar the Para's book "The Edge of the Sword" is the best memoir about Brit troops in ROK. Lofty Large's book though has very interesting vignettes of PW life - his recounting the crude medical treatment and use of "mary-jane" to help him through his wounds is quite fascinating!
 

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