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The forgotten war : Texas veterans remember Korea

Author: Mackey Murdock
Publisher: Plano, Tex. : Republic of Texas Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book applauds the sacrifices of the fighting men who answered their country's call. Here, they tell their story in the informal setttings of veteran bull sessions.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Murdock, Mackey.
Forgotten war.
Plano, Tex. : Republic of Texas Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)891718431
Named Person: Mackey Murdock; Mackey Murdock
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mackey Murdock
ISBN: 1556228996 9781556228995
OCLC Number: 48811167
Description: vii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. Third-time charm --
2. Backdoor to war --
3. Freddie Francis and Lieutenant Honeys --
4. Where's your horse, cowboy? --
5. A war too many --
6. "Where is everybody?" --
7. The dean's conflict --
8. Pruitt's chariot --
9. To steal a cow --
10. Events burned in memory --
11. Crowded foxholes and curb service --
12. Short men, high water --
13. Anybody here from Charlie Company? --
14. The best and worst of duty --
15. Hell on a hill --
16. Those who serve --
17. The long road back --
18. Arctic DEW and metallic pings --
19. Tex's shooting war --
20. "Go, Doc, go!" --
21. A man of order --
22. Trackless skies and quiet depths --
23. Friendly beaches, dangerous liberty --
24. Beyond the front --
25. The first shot --
26. Straight to the top --
27. A few answers, many questions --
28. Biographies.
Responsibility: Mackey Murdock.

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For the reader who wants to understand what it was like to fight in the Korean War, Mackey Murdock's The Forgotten War: Texas Veterans Remember Korea provides a great service. -- Mark F. Hall Library Read more...

 
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