United States in the Korean War
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Published by Scholastic Book Service in New York .
Written in English


  • Korean War, 1950-1953,
  • United States -- History -- 1945-1953

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Don Lawson ; illustrated with photographs and maps by Robert Standley.
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p. :
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17803949M

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