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Original Slide, Marines HMR-161 Sikorsky HRS-2 Helicopter, 1950s Korean War


 

Original Slide, USAF 18th FBG NAA F-51D Mustang, 1950 Korean War


 

M1 Garand Stock: WWII, Korean War


 

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The General vs. the President: MacArthur and Truman at the Brink of Nuclear War


by: H.W. Brands
From master storyteller and historian H. W. Brands comes the riveting story of how President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur squared off to decide America's future in the aftermath of World War II.

At the height of the Korean War, President Harry S. Truman committed a gaffe that sent shock waves around the world. When asked by a reporter about the possible use of atomic weapons in response to China's entry into the war, Truman replied testily, "The military commander in the field will have charge of the use of the weapons, as he always has.
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Truman


by: David McCullough
The Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Harry S. Truman, whose presidency included momentous events from the atomic bombing of Japan to the outbreak of the Cold War and the Korean War, told by America’s beloved and distinguished historian.

The life of Harry S. Truman is one of the greatest of American stories, filled with vivid characters—Roosevelt, Churchill, Stalin, Eleanor Roosevelt, Bess Wallace Truman, George Marshall, Joe McCarthy, and Dean Acheson—and dramatic events. In this riveting biography, acclaimed historian David McCullough not only captures the man—a more complex, informed, and determined man than ever before imagined—but also the turbulent times in which he rose, boldly, to meet unprecedented challenges.
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About Face: The Odyssey of an American Warrior


by: Colonel David H. Hackworth, Julie Sherman
Called “everything a twentieth century war memoir could possibly be” by The New York Times, this national bestseller by Colonel David H. Hackworth presents a vivid and powerful portrait of a life of patriotism.

From age fifteen to forty David Hackworth devoted himself to the US Army and fast became a living legend. In 1971, however, he appeared on television to decry the doomed war effort in Vietnam. With About Face, he has written what many Vietnam veterans have called the most important book of their generation.
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Always In White: The Story of a Nurse and Servant of Christ


by: Virginia Graves
Autobiography of a Korean War nurse who continues to live her life in service to others.
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Korean War overview | The 20th century | World history | Khan Academy


Sal talks about the origins and progress of the Korean War. Created by Sal Khan. Watch the next lesson: ...
 

The Korean War: Every Day


See the quickly changing front lines of the Korean War every day from the North Korean initial invasion to the stalemate. The 2 years of the front line not moving ...
 

Korean War 1950 - 1953


Korean War 1950 - 1953.
 

US Navy Carrier Planes in Action in the Korean War - 1954


Operating strategically off the Korean coast from the first to last days of the Korean conflict, aircraft flying off the highly mobile, invulnerable carriers of the US 7th ...
 

Lecture 7: Michael Devine - Harry S. Truman and the Korean War