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Korean war heroes

Author: Edward F Murphy
Publisher: Novato, CA : Presidio, 1997, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author) has interwoven the story of each of the Medal of Honor winners into an overview history of the Korean War. This is more than a recitation of of the winner's citations. Murphy interviewed many of the surviving heroes. (As an indication of how savage and how desperate the fighting in Korea was, only 37 of the 131 Medal of Honor recipients survived their heroic actions).... Their heroic actions are retold  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward F Murphy
ISBN: 0891414045 9780891414049 0891416366 9780891416364
OCLC Number: 38734017
Description: 304 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Edward F. Murphy.

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The stories of each of the Medal of Honor winners interwoven into an overview history of the Korean War.  Read more...

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