Wisconsin Korean War stories

veterans tell their stories from the forgotten war by Sarah A. Larsen

Publisher: Wisconsin Historical Society Press in Madison, WI

Written in English
Published: Pages: 265 Downloads: 466
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  • Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, American,
  • Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Veterans -- Wisconsin,
  • Soldiers -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 253) and index.

StatementSarah A. Larsen and Jennifer M. Miller; introduction by Jeremi Suri ; foreword by John Scocos.
ContributionsMiller, Jennifer M.
LC ClassificationsDS919 .L37 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 265 p. :
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21039582M
ISBN 109780870203947
LC Control Number2007037326

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