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Ship of Miracles

Gilbert, Bill

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ISBN 10: 1572433663 / ISBN 13: 9781572433663
Published by Triumph Books, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., 2000
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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1572433663 This hardcover book is square and tight. The boards, spine, endpages and gilt/lettering are all pristine. The pages are clean, having no markings or folds. The dustjacket is bright, and AS NEW. Original price is intact. Brodart protected. No remainder mark. Not ex-lib. Foreward by Alexander M. Haig, Jr. This is a Korean War story of rescue and heroism. Bookseller Inventory # 000852

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Title: Ship of Miracles

Publisher: Triumph Books, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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In December 1950, the skeleton crew of the merchant ship, The Meredith Victory rescued 14,000 Korean refugees from the hands of the rapidly approaching Chinese army in the city of Hungnam. Here is the incredible story of how the little vessel pulled off what's been called the greatest rescue operation in history by a single ship. Archival photos.

About the Author:

Gilbert is a former reporter for the Washington Post.

Haig is former U.S. Secretary of State.

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