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A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival during the Korean War
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Da Capo Press 2014
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An anecdote-rich narrative of the 1950 holiday season during the Korean War, when, just after Thanksgiving, tens of thousands of US troops were surrounded in the Chosin reservoir area by hundreds of thousands of Chinese troops and began a terrible and difficult retreat, which finally ended on Christmas Day.

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Street Date:
10/28/2014
Language:
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APA Citation (style guide)

Stanley Weintraub. (2014). A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival during the Korean War. Da Capo Press.

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Stanley Weintraub. 2014. A Christmas Far From Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival During the Korean War. Da Capo Press.

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Stanley Weintraub, A Christmas Far From Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival During the Korean War. Da Capo Press, 2014.

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Stanley Weintraub. A Christmas Far From Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival During the Korean War. Da Capo Press, 2014.

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