BOOKS & MOVIES

 

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BOOK The Coldest Winter by David Halberstam Halberstam used his unrivalled research and formidable journalistic skills to shed light on another dark corner in our history: the Korean War
BOOK The Day the Chinese Attacked by Edwin P. Hoyt? The book brings into focus the influence of anticommunist hysteria on that policy, the backlash effect of General Douglas MacArthur’s bellicose predictions during the early months of the Korean War and Washington’s failure to heed warnings from premiere Zhou Enlai–all leading to the massive Chinese intervention in 1950.
BOOK 38 North Yankee by Ed Ruggero The code “38 North Yankee” means that the North Korean People’s Army has crossed into the demilitarized zone to invade South Korea and that American units are to engage them. Sent to counter this military adventurism, Captain Mark Isen and his men of C Company, 25th Light Infantry Division, move from Schofield barracks in Oahu to hostilities in Korea.
MOVIE 71 Into The Fire based on the true story of 71 students who fight hundreds of North Korean soldiers in front of a middle school on June 25, 1950 during the Korean War. Kap-jo (Kwon Sang-Woo) was formerly a student who was convicted of murder. While serving his sentence he volunteers to fight as a soldier