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The Korean War By Steven Hugh Lee

The Korean War
by Steven Hugh Lee

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This volume examines the social history of the Korean War and includes material on the newly racially integrated US fighting forces, war and disease, women and war and life in the Prisoner of War camps. The book carries the story through to the Geneva Conference in the spring of 1954.
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The Korean War by Steven Hugh Lee

Tens of thousands of US soldiers and untold millions of Koreans died in this war the first major arena of the East-West conflict. This concise international history of the war offers a new approach to its understanding, tracing its origins and dynamics to the interplay between modern Korean history and twentieth century world history. The narrative also uniquely examines the social history of the conflict, and includes material on the newly racially integrated US fighting forces, war and disease, women and war and life in the Prisoner of War camps. While most surveys stop at 1953, with the signing of the armistice, Steven Hugh Lee carries the story through to the Geneva Conference in the spring of 1954 the last major international effort before recent years to negotiate a permanent peace for the Korean peninsula.

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The Korean War Reviews


'This is a valuable addition to the series and it will prove beneficial to those teaching and studying the Korean conflict.' English Historical Review

About Steven Hugh Lee


Stephen Hugh Lee teaches history at the University of British Columbia.

Additional information

GOR001216502
The Korean War by Steven Hugh Lee
Steven Hugh Lee
Seminar Studies
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
2001-09-12
216
0582319889
9780582319882
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