The Korean War

An Annotated Bibliography, 2nd Edition

By Keith D. McFarland

© 2010 – Routledge

434 pages

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Hardback: 9780415991971
pub: 2009-11-11
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About the Book

The Korean War is the most comprehensive and detailed bibliography compiled to date on the American involvement in "The Forgotten War." In this revised and expanded second edition, Keith D. McFarland’s clearly written annotations provide concise descriptions of more than 2,600 of the most important books, articles, and documents written in English on the conflict in Korea. Key topics include origins of the war; the political and military roles of North and South Korea, the United States, the Soviet Union, China, Great Britain, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Turkey, and other United Nations members; campaigns and battles; weapons and uniforms; and the military and diplomatic aspects of the war. Specific subjects are easy to find using the index organized by topic and author, making The Korean War a necessity for every academic or research library.


'The Korean War has never been officially brought to an end, the present situation being only an armistice. Given the unpredictable of North Korean policy, we must hope future events do not repeat those which produced this substantial bibliography.' Reference Reviews

About the Author

Keith D. McFarland is President Emeritus at Texas A&M – Commerce. He is the co-author of Louis Johnson and the Arming of America: The Roosevelt and Truman Years.

About the Series

Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Military / Korean War
REFERENCE / Bibliographies & Indexes
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety