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The Resource Give me tomorrow : the Korean War's greatest untold story--the epic stand of the marines of George Company, Patrick K. O'Donnell

Give me tomorrow : the Korean War's greatest untold story--the epic stand of the marines of George Company, Patrick K. O'Donnell

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Give me tomorrow : the Korean War's greatest untold story--the epic stand of the marines of George Company
Title
Give me tomorrow
Title remainder
the Korean War's greatest untold story--the epic stand of the marines of George Company
Statement of responsibility
Patrick K. O'Donnell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers the remarkable, but forgotten, story of George Company during the Korean War, an outfit of hastily trained green soldiers that faced an entire division of Chinese troops on the frozen tundra of Chosin Reservoir
Cataloging source
UKM
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Donnell, Patrick K.
Dewey number
951.904/24
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS919
LC item number
.O36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
Label
Give me tomorrow : the Korean War's greatest untold story--the epic stand of the marines of George Company, Patrick K. O'Donnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The "Minutemen of 1950" -- The great gamble -- Voyage -- Inchon -- Tank! -- Yongdungpo -- Seoul -- Urban holocaust -- North Korean counterattack -- Retrograde -- Wonsan -- Majon-ni : luck of the draw -- Goldbricking -- The road North -- The road to hell -- Roadblocks -- "At all costs" -- Hagaru -- East Hill -- "We're going to fight like hell" -- Holding the line -- Breakout -- The living walked. The dead rode -- The final push -- Epilogue --
  • Appendix A: After Chosin -- Appendix B: Then and now -- Appendix C: Citations -- Appendix D: Letter to David Douglas Duncan -- Appendix E: The fallen members of George Company, 1950-1953
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 261 p.
Isbn
9780306818011
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010929248
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • sky232720744
  • (OCoLC)651072886
  • 796567
Label
Give me tomorrow : the Korean War's greatest untold story--the epic stand of the marines of George Company, Patrick K. O'Donnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The "Minutemen of 1950" -- The great gamble -- Voyage -- Inchon -- Tank! -- Yongdungpo -- Seoul -- Urban holocaust -- North Korean counterattack -- Retrograde -- Wonsan -- Majon-ni : luck of the draw -- Goldbricking -- The road North -- The road to hell -- Roadblocks -- "At all costs" -- Hagaru -- East Hill -- "We're going to fight like hell" -- Holding the line -- Breakout -- The living walked. The dead rode -- The final push -- Epilogue --
  • Appendix A: After Chosin -- Appendix B: Then and now -- Appendix C: Citations -- Appendix D: Letter to David Douglas Duncan -- Appendix E: The fallen members of George Company, 1950-1953
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 261 p.
Isbn
9780306818011
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010929248
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • sky232720744
  • (OCoLC)651072886
  • 796567

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