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Firefight at Yechon

Charles M. Bussey

Firefight at Yechon

courage & racism in the Korean War

by Charles M. Bussey

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Published by Brassey"s in Washington, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles M. Bussey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS921.6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(245)p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20975371M
    ISBN 100080374484

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