BLOOD ON THE HILLS: THE CANADIAN ARMY IN THE KOREAN WAR.

By: Bercuson, David J.

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269 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H). B&w photographs, maps. "(T)he first full, non-official history of the Canadian army's operations in the Korean War. The book covers the period from the start of that war to the cease-fire in July 1953 and describes and analyses the mobilization of the Canadian contingent, its training, manning, and equipment, and its efforts in combat. David Bercuson focuses on the many consequences of the army's unreadiness for combat in Korea and on the army's lack of success in learning lessons from its experiences in an active theatre of war." Wrinkling at bottom of spine, two very small soiling marks on rear board. Dust jacket has minor wrinkling at bottom of spine.

Title: BLOOD ON THE HILLS: THE CANADIAN ARMY IN THE KOREAN WAR.

Author Name: Bercuson, David J.

Categories: Military - Post WWII,

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1999

ISBN Number: 0802009808

ISBN Number 13: 9780802009807

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 23174

Keywords: Korean War, Canadian Army Special Forces, Soldiers, United Nations, Kap'yong, British Army, Infantry Brigade Group, Princess Patricia's Light Infantry, Royal Canadian Regiment, Equipment, Vingt-deuxieme, 22e, Lt.-Col. Jim Stone, 38th parallel, U.S. Army, united States Army, Military Training, 20th Century Military Actions, Korea.,