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White Tigers: My Secret War in North Korea

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Operating from a clandestine camp on an island off western North Korea, Army Lt. Ben Malcom coordinated the intelligence activities of eleven partisan battalions, including the famous White Tigers. With Malcom’s experiences as its focus, White Tigers examines all aspects of guerrilla activities in Korea. This exciting memoir makes an important contribution to the history o ...more
Paperback, 282 pages
Published April 1st 2003 by Potomac Books (first published November 1st 1995)
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This book sheds light on a period and part of history that I know very little about - the Korean conflict (1950 - 53). This book is not a history or memoir of the Korean conflict in general, but rather the author's unique experience of working with partisan fighters during that conflict. Well worth reading and considering how partisan fighters are either praised (if they are on your side) or terrorists (if they are not on your side). In any case, the author illuminates units and military history ...more
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