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Author Cheong, Connie Ockhee.

Title My battle for Seoul, Summer, 1950 / Connie Ockhee Cheong.

Imprint Seoul, Korea : Geulnurim, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    951.9042 CHE    DUE 10-31-17 Billed
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    951.9042 CHE    Available
Description 165 p. : ill., map, col. port. ; 21 cm.
Contents Author's introduction: A time of turbulence -- Forward / Major General John K. Singlaub, [ret.] -- Preface / Dr. Sammy Lee -- The War begins -- The panic -- Following the South Korean Army -- The knock on the door -- Political police: hiding like Anne Frank -- Deadly People's Courts -- Handbills -- Labor mobilization -- Military script -- A gift of rice -- Cemetery Hill -- Shelter in the slaughterhouse -- Dive bombers -- My teacher Mr. Oh -- The young soldier -- A dark shadow -- Purple eggplant meals -- Dire happenings -- Seoul on fire -- In the midst of the Red Army retreat -- Machine gunning the slaughterhouse -- Dead bodies everywhere -- White chrysanthemums -- Recriminations -- Return of my parents -- Epilogue 1: My Korean War from the Dabudong Battlefield to Pyeongyang -- Epilogue 2: The windy port of Hungnam & the miracle ship -- Notes / Dr. Li-Rong Lilly Cheng, Ph. D.
Subject Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, Korean.
Seoul (Korea) -- History.
ISBN 9788963270807
8963270807

 
    
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