Korean war

Truman Meets MacArthur on Wake Island on October 15, 1950 [Truman Presidential Library]

Acheson, Dean. The Korean War. New York: W. W. Norton, 1969.

Alexander, Bevin. Korea: The First War We Lost. New York: Hippocrene, 1986.

Appleman, Roy E. South to the Naktong, North to the Yalu. Washington: GPO, 1986.

      East of Chosin: Entrapment and Breakout in Korea, 1950. College Station, TX: Texas A&M Univeristy Press, 1987.

      . Disaster in Korea: The Chinese Confront MacArthur. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1989.

      Escaping the Trap: The U.S. Army X Corps in Northeast Korea, 1950. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1990.

      . Ridgway Duels for Korea. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1990.

Blair, Clay. The Forgotten War: America in Korea, 1950-1953. New York: Times Books, 1987.

Bussey, Charles M. Firefight at Yechon: Courage and Racism in the Korean War. Washington: Brassey's, 1991.

Detzer, David. Thunder of the Captains: The Short Summer in 1950. New York: Crowell, 1977.

Fehrenbach, T. R. This Kind of War: A Study in Unpreparedness. New York: Macmillan, 1963.

Goncharov, Sergei N., Lewis, John W., and Litai Xue. Uncertain Partners: Stalin, Mao, and the Korean War. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993.

Goulden, Joseph C. Korea: The Untold Story of the War. New York: Times Books, 1982.

Halliday, John and Cummings, Bruce. Korea: The Unknown War. New York: Pantheon, 1988.

Hammel, Eric. Chosin: Heroic Ordeal of the Korean War. Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1981.

Hanlon, Richard P. The Naval Air War in Korea. Baltimore: Nautical and Aviation Press, 1986.

Hastings, Max. The Korean War. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1987.

Hermes, Walter G. Truce Tent and Fighting Front. Washington: GPO, 1988.

Higgins, Trumbull. Korean and the Fall of MacArthur: A Précis on Limited War. New York: Oxford University Press, 1960.

James, D. Clayton. Refighting the Last War: Command and Crisis in Korea, 1950-1953. New York: Free Press, 1993.

Kaufman, Burton I. The Korean War: Challenges in Crisis, Credibility, and Command. Second Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1997.

Knox, Donald. The Korean War: Pusan to Chosin -- An Oral History. New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Jovanovich, 1985.

___.  The Korean War: Uncertain Victory -- An Oral History. New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Jovanovich, 1988. [Second volume finished by Alfred Coppel]

Lowe, Peter. The Origins of the Korean War. New York: Longman, 1986.

MacDonald, Callum A. Korea: The War Before Vietnam. New York: Free Press, 1986.

Marshall, S. L. A. The River and the Gauntlet. New York: Time Books, 1953.

Mossman, Billy C. Ebb and Flow, November 1950-July 1951. Washington: GPO, 1990.

Rees, David. Korea: The Limited War. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1964.

Ridgway, Matthew B. The Korean War. Garden City: Doubleday, 1967.

Sandler, Stanley. The Korean War: No Victors, No Vanquished. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1999.

Schnabel, James, F. Policy and Direction: The First Year. Washington: GPO, 1988.

Synder, Don J. A Soldier's Disgrace. Dublin, NH: Yankee Books, 1987.

Stokesbury, James L. The Korean War: A Short History. New York: Morrow, 1988.

Stueck, William. The Korean War: An International History. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995.

Toland, John. In Mortal Combat: Korea, 1950-1953. New York: Morrow, 1991.

Whiting, Allen S. China Crosses the Yalu: The Decision to Enter the Korean War. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 1960.

Wilson, Jim. Retreat Hell! We're Just Attacking in Another Direction: The Epic Story of the 1st Marines in Korea. New York: Morrow, 1988.