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The Resource The Will to Win : American military advisors in Korea, 1946-1953, (electronic resource)

The Will to Win : American military advisors in Korea, 1946-1953, (electronic resource)

Label
The Will to Win : American military advisors in Korea, 1946-1953
Title
The Will to Win
Title remainder
American military advisors in Korea, 1946-1953
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Will to Win focuses on the substantial role of US military advisors to the Republic of Korea Army (ROKA) from 1946 until 1953 in one of America's early attempts at nation building. ℗¡ Gibby describes ROKA's structure, mission, challenges, and successes, thereby linking the South Korean army and their US advisors to the traditional narrative of this "forgotten war." The work also demonstrates the difficulties inherent in national reconstruction, focusing on barriers in culture and society, and the effects of rapid decolonization combined with in
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Gibby, Bryan R
Dewey number
951.90424
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Military assistance, American
  • Korea (South)
  • United States
Label
The Will to Win : American military advisors in Korea, 1946-1953, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=990888
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Transliteration; Introduction: Forgotten Soldiers of a Misunderstood War; 1. The American Occupation, September 1945 - December 1946; 2. The War of Subversion, 1947 - 1948; 3. The Limited War, 1949 - 1950; 4. The Evolving Structure and Functions of the Military Missions, 1948 - 1950; 5. Invasion and Survival: Yuk-Ee-Oh (6-2-5); 6. The Chinese Offensives, 1950 - 1951; 7. Reformation: A New KMAG Trains an Army, Summer 1951 - Summer 1952; 8. Redemption: A New Korean Army at War
  • 9. The Test of Battle: The Summer Offensives, May - July 195310. S hrimp among Whales: Assessing the Advisory Missions, 1946 - 1953; Appendix A: Korean War Chronology; Appendix B: Lt. Gen. John Hodge's Statement to the Korean People; Appendix C: U.S. IX Corps Citation, ROK Capital Division, 1953; Appendix D: Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, 1952; Appendix E: Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, 1953; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
u372263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (393 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780817386115
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL990888
  • (OCoLC)809768649
Label
The Will to Win : American military advisors in Korea, 1946-1953, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=990888
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Transliteration; Introduction: Forgotten Soldiers of a Misunderstood War; 1. The American Occupation, September 1945 - December 1946; 2. The War of Subversion, 1947 - 1948; 3. The Limited War, 1949 - 1950; 4. The Evolving Structure and Functions of the Military Missions, 1948 - 1950; 5. Invasion and Survival: Yuk-Ee-Oh (6-2-5); 6. The Chinese Offensives, 1950 - 1951; 7. Reformation: A New KMAG Trains an Army, Summer 1951 - Summer 1952; 8. Redemption: A New Korean Army at War
  • 9. The Test of Battle: The Summer Offensives, May - July 195310. S hrimp among Whales: Assessing the Advisory Missions, 1946 - 1953; Appendix A: Korean War Chronology; Appendix B: Lt. Gen. John Hodge's Statement to the Korean People; Appendix C: U.S. IX Corps Citation, ROK Capital Division, 1953; Appendix D: Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, 1952; Appendix E: Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, 1953; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
u372263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (393 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780817386115
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL990888
  • (OCoLC)809768649

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