The Korean War Podcast is now available on ITunes and Stitcher Radio. It will continue to be free to air for all episodes and published weekly, to be released on Saturday at least for the next six months. As I have already written the scripts for the first 29 episodes and recorded 13 of them. I would like to thank the growing number of listeners for their support. The link to the RSS feed is at the bottom of this page marked Download.
The War before the War
The South Korean Government and Army from 1948 to 1950. The withdraw of American and Soviet troops from Korea. The border battles between North and South Korean troops. The international background of the Cold War. A biography of Pak Hon Yong, the South Korean Communist leader.
The American occupation of South Korea from 1945 to 1948. The troublesome nature of politics in South Korea. The difficult working relationship between the Americans and the Soviets. The formation of the South Korean Constabulary. A biography of General Douglas Mac Arthur, the commander of American forces in the Far East.
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North Korea 1945 to 1950
A History of the Korean Communist Party. The Soviet occuaption of North Korea. The Communist takeover of North Korea. The creation of the North Korean State. The foundation of the North Korean Army. A biography of Kim Il Sung.