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Author Boyd, Arthur L., 1928-

Title Operation Broken Reed : Truman's secret North Korean spy mission that averted World War III / Arthur L. Boyd.

Imprint [Cambridge, MA] : Da Capo Press, 2007.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    951.90428 BOY    Available
Description xxxi, 280 p. ; 22 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Prologue: The ledge -- Texas, the United States, 1950 -- Kaufbauren, Germany, 1951 -- Heidelberg, Germany, August 1951 -- From Germany to Japan -- Camp Drake, Japan -- Mission staging -- Rehearsal -- From Japan to North Korea -- Behind enemy lines -- A brush with death -- Danger intensifies -- A botched rescue attempt -- The end in sight -- Disaster -- Escape to the sea -- Death of a patrol -- A night in hell -- The ledge -- Safe at last -- Debriefing -- Epilogue -- Afterword: the Korean military intelligence war / Jay T. Young.
Subject Boyd, Arthur L., 1928-
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Secret service -- United States.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, American.
Added Title Truman's secret North Korean spy mission that averted World War III
ISBN 9780786720866 (hardcover) : $26.95
0786720867 (hardcover)

 
    
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