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Table of Contents Series Foreword Preface Introduction How to Use This Book Important People, Places, and Terms Chronology Narrative Overview Prologue Chapter One "Land of the Morning Calm" Chapter Two The Aftermath of World War II Chapter Three Invasion and United Nations Response Chapter Four U.S. Forces Move In Chapter Five The Inchon Invasion Chapter Six The Liberation of Seoul Chapter Seven Enter the Chinese Chapter Eight Changes in Command Chapter Nine Two Years of Bloody Stalemate Chapter Ten War Crimes of the Korean War Chapter Eleven The Legacy of the Korean War Biographies Dwight D. Eisenhower President of the United States at the End of the Korean War Kim Il Sung Premier of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) Douglas MacArthur U.S. Army General; First Commander of UN Forces in Korea Syngman Rhee President of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) Matthew P. Ridgway U.S. Army General; Succeeded MacArthur as Commander of UN Forces in Korea Harry S. Truman President of the United States at the Beginning of the Korean War Primary Sources President Harry S. Truman Explains "The Truman Doctrine," March 12, 1947 United Nations Security Council Resolution, June 25, 1950 United Nations Security Council Resolution, June 27, 1950 President Truman Reacts to North Korean Invasion, June 27, 1950 United States Constitution, Article 1, Section 8 An Oral History by Frank Pace, Jr., Secretary of the Army during the Korean War CIA Analysis of the Invasion of South Korea Troop Recollections from the Early Days of the War Supply Difficulties during the Korean War Defeat at Chosin Reservoir President Truman's Radio Report to the American People on Korea and on U.S. Policy in the Far East An Account by U.S. Soldier Akira Chikami on Becoming a Prisoner of War "Our Mistakes in Korea" by Brigadier General S.L.A. Marshall Sources for Further Study Bibliography Photo Credits Index
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Korean War, 1950-1953.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Participation, American.