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CHOSIN FEW: NORTH KOREA, NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 1950. It was the FROZEN CHOSIN to the 15,000 Marines & Soldiers who spent two weeks fighting their way out of a trap set by 120,000 Chinese troops. SPECIAL COMMEMORATIVE 2nd Edition!

Click to Enlarge"Hell did indeed freeze over once upon a time - and we were there," President Harry Truman said. The soldiers of the Changjin Reservoir were extraordinary heroes. It was the Frozen Chosin to the 15,000 Marines and soldiers who spent two weeks fighting their way out of a trap set by 120,000 Chinese troops. This book tells how it actually happened with breathtaking photographs, fascinating text, first-person stories and anecdotes which outline the campaign fought in the frozen wastes of the Changjin Reservoir. Covers the 1st Marine Division, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team, British Commando Royal Marines, and other involved units. Commemorative Limited Edition Campaign History Book.

Biographies of 1,200 veterans detail the lives of those who survived. Roster. Indexed.

This is the story of the withdrawal from Chosin Reservoir in North Korea by the 1st Marine Division. Noted Army General & Author S.L.A. Marshall said of the Marines: "No other operation in the American book of war quite compares with this show by the 1st Marine Division in the perfection of tactical concepts precisely executed, in accuracy of estimate of the situation by leadership at all levels..."

This book tells how it actually happened with breathtaking photographs, fascinating text, first-person stories and anecdotes which outline the campaign fought in the frozen wastes of the Changjin Reservoir. The "Frozen Chosin" 15,000 USA soldiers & marines spent two weeks fighting their way out of a trap set by 120,000 Chinese troops. Breath-taking photographs, detailed history and first-person accounts. Giant commemorative edition.

This well prepared, extra-large "coffee table size" book with an attractive embellished cloth cover offers lots of action photos, history narratives, personal stories, and battle statistics.

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Item Details
Group:
Korean War
ID:
T-CFEW
Category:
U.S. Marine Corps
Media:
Hardcover book
Type:
History / Tactics / Details
Price:
49.88
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