8 Powerful Korean War Books that Capture the Conflict

These dynamic critiques, vivid memoirs, and clearsighted military histories illuminate the Forgotten War.

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Buy In Mortal Combat at Amazon

In Mortal Combat

By John Toland

Buy The Hidden History of the Korean War, 1950–1951 at Amazon

The Hidden History of the Korean War, 1950–1951

By I. F. Stone

Buy This Kind of War at Amazon

This Kind of War

By T. R. Fehrenbach

Buy The Korean War at Amazon

The Korean War

By Michael Hickey

Buy The Last Stand of Fox Company at Amazon

The Last Stand of Fox Company

By Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

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The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War

By David Halberstam

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South to the Naktong, North to the Yalu

By Roy E. Appleman

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Valleys of Death: A Memoir of the Korean War

By Bill Richardson & Kevin Maurer