From the Publisher
Many statements recorded by authors on books on the Korean War areerroneous, This is why author Ed Parmenter counters some of authorDavid HalberstamÊs statements; he wants everyone to be able to distinguishfiction from fact about what happened during the Korean War. Author EdParmenterÊs purpose in critiquing HalberstamÊs book is to point out someof the many mistakes made and misstatements of facts. Parmenter wantsto clear the record about these issues because in this manner he can showrespect and honor for the sacrifices of those who served in Korea. Learn thetruth in THE KOREAN WAR: Fiction versus Fact.