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

Author
Boyd, Arthur L., 1928- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[Cambridge, MA] : Da Capo Press, 2007.
Description
xxxi, 280 p. ; 22 cm.

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Subject(s)
Notes
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.
Other title(s)
Truman's secret North Korean spy mission that averted World War III
ISBN
  • 9780786720866 (hardcover)
  • 0786720867 (hardcover)
LCCN
2007019616
OCLC
124539070
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