The New Breed Book Review Summary

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Pusan to Chosin thru Marine eyes. While the maps are awful, the book is written by a Marine who provides useful information not seen in many other Korean War book--tactics of NKPA at Obong-ni Ridge; 50% reservists at Chosin; air support to smash roadblocks in Seoul.
The review of this Book prepared by Gary J. Jakacky

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Kind Of History

Time of history:    -   1950's History of military?    -   Yes Armed Forces:    -   Marines History of disaster/tragedy?    -   Yes Kind of disaster:    -   Very hot/cold weather Nationality?    -   American--General Specific war?    -   Korean War

Subjects of this Historical Account

Is the portrayal sympathetic?    -   Sympathetic From a certain profession/group?    -   land soldiers Intelligence of subject of history:    -   Smart


Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Korea If applicable, liberal/conservative?    -   Historian is moderately conservative

Writing Style

How much gore?    -   3 () How fast-paced is the book?    -   5 () Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Book makes you feel...    -   encouraged How much romance?    -   1 () Minor characters feature lots of:    -   military Is this a kid's book?    -   Ages 16-Adult Pictures/Illustrations?    -   A handful Maps necessary?    -   Maps not in sufficient detail Length of book    -   201-250 pages How much emphasis on small details?    -   8 ()

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