Under Fire

Under Fire

[a Corps Novel]

Book - 2002
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After the epic struggle of World War II, W.E.B. Griffin's bestselling chronicle of the Marine Corps enters a new stage of modern warfare--with new weapons, new strategies, and a new breed of warrior--on the battlefields of Korea...

In 1950, Captain Ken McCoy's report on North Korean hostilities meets with so much bureaucratic displeasure that he is promptly booted out of the Corps--and just as promptly picked up by the fledgling CIA. Soon, his predictions come true: on June 25th the North Koreans invade across the 38th parallel. Immediately veterans scattered throughout military and civilian life are called up, many with only seventy-two hours notice. For these men and their families, names such as Inchon and Pusan will acquire a new, bloody reality--and become their greatest challenge of all...
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2002
ISBN: 9780515134377
0515134376
9780399147883
0399147888
Branch Call Number: GRIF
Characteristics: 576 p

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May 01, 2011

Well written and entertaining (as expected from Griffin) but not one of his best

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