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The Resource Valleys of death : a memoir of the Korean War, William (Bill) Richardson with Kevin Maurer

Valleys of death : a memoir of the Korean War, William (Bill) Richardson with Kevin Maurer

Label
Valleys of death : a memoir of the Korean War
Title
Valleys of death
Title remainder
a memoir of the Korean War
Statement of responsibility
William (Bill) Richardson with Kevin Maurer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the devastating counterattack at Unsan to the thirty-four months he spent in captivity-a period of years in which giving up surely meant dying-Col. Bill Richardson's instinct for leadership and stubborn will to survive saw him through one valley of death after the next. Valleys of Death is a stirring story of survival and determination that offers a fascinating, intimate look at the soldiers who fought America's first battle of the Cold War in the unvarnished words of one of their own
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 951.904/27
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS921.6
LC item number
.R53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Valleys of death : a memoir of the Korean War, William (Bill) Richardson with Kevin Maurer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The general
  • We can't hold the bridge
  • Trapped
  • Dying one by one
  • Breakout
  • Capture and escape
  • Death march
  • Valley of the shadow of death
  • Reminiscent of Andersonville
  • The morgue
  • War
  • Truman's running dogs
  • Preparation for escape
  • The last year
  • Freedom
  • Epilogue
  • Forming the battalion
  • Movement to the Far East
  • Pusan
  • Baptism of fire
  • Dark days of summer
  • Tide turns
  • Pursuit to the 38th parallel
Control code
ocn567155162
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780425236734
Lccn
2010017349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)567155162
Label
Valleys of death : a memoir of the Korean War, William (Bill) Richardson with Kevin Maurer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The general
  • We can't hold the bridge
  • Trapped
  • Dying one by one
  • Breakout
  • Capture and escape
  • Death march
  • Valley of the shadow of death
  • Reminiscent of Andersonville
  • The morgue
  • War
  • Truman's running dogs
  • Preparation for escape
  • The last year
  • Freedom
  • Epilogue
  • Forming the battalion
  • Movement to the Far East
  • Pusan
  • Baptism of fire
  • Dark days of summer
  • Tide turns
  • Pursuit to the 38th parallel
Control code
ocn567155162
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780425236734
Lccn
2010017349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)567155162

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