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Korean War Newspaper Book

$79.99

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An authentic perspective of The Korean War is recounted through Washington Post newspaper articles printed at the time. 

  • A collection of original Washington Post reprints from the 1950s
  • Personalized with any name, a message and optional embossing
  • Gold embossed and handbound in a racing green leatherette cover
  • Ability to emboss your cover for free
  • 12.5” x 15” of tabloid coverage of major events

The Korean War of the 1950s has often been referred to as “The Forgotten War”, but with this bespoke personalized book, it has never been easier to remember. Through newspaper articles printed at the exact time, the Washington Post Korean War newspaper book captures the mood and perception of the American nation during its involvement in the Korean War, which lasted from 1950 to 1953. Starting with the North Korean People’s Army’s 1950 invasion of the South via the 38th parallel, this book about Korean War history takes you through all the key events of the conflict, such as the Battle of Inchon, the Home-by-Christmas offensive, and the Battle of Heartbreak Ridge, eventually ending with the truce agreement of July 1953. The clippings presented cover the action over land, sky and sea, giving an extensive, thorough view of the Korean War as it happened.

Personalize your Korean War book with a name and special message on the title page. The name will also be embossed onto the cover to make this the perfect present for any budding historian.

How to Personalize

This edition comes in a green leatherette cover with your recipient’s name embossed in gold as standard. Also add a special message to feature on the book’s title page.

Check your personalization: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.

ISBN 978-1-78271-918-2

13.2ins
History of The Korean War through Newspapers
19.7ins

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Rated 3 out of 5

based on 3 reviews

In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.

We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!

Taylor Dunn Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 24 Jan 2020

I got this book as a Christmas gift for my grandpa who is a Korean War Veteran. He absolutely loved it and read about 10 pages the first day! At first I was a little hesitant about purchasing the book because I thought the print might be a bit difficult to read from a previous review stating that the print was too small. But I'm glad I made the choice to buy it because my grandpa really likes it and could read it just fine without any trouble. The book is beautiful and the personalized name and message gave it a more personal feel to it.

Marie Furedy Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 27 Dec 2019

never received my order.

  • In the Book Team 29 Jan 2020

    Thank you for your review.

    We are sorry to hear that your order was not received, we will get a member of the customer service team to contact you direct to discuss your order.

    Apologies for any disappointment and inconvenience caused.

    Kind regards

    In The Book,

Teresa Baker Trustpilot product review 3 star rating 28 Apr 2019

Bought thie for my dad who is a Korean War vet. Articles to small for almost anyone to read. Headlines nice. Book itself is beautiful.

  • In the Book Team 29 Apr 2019

    Thank you for your review.

    We are sorry to hear that this is the case.

    With the articles within the Book these are taken directly from the Original print of the Washington Post therefore the size of the next is something that we are unable to alter, we try our very best to make these scans as clear as we can before these are put within the Book however we are sorry for any disappointment caused.

    We are very pleased to hear that you were happy with the presentation of the Book.

    If you require any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact our US team on 347 923 9119 or [email protected]

    Kind Regards,
    The In The Book US Team

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Our customers rate us as Excellent

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This is a great read. Bought for father in law birthday. He loves it. Quick delivery and great service. Recommended.

- Linda Marshall

Mary-Jane Hamilton Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Quick service and displayed very well…

Quick service and displayed very well delighted with purchase

Danielle Perdue Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Binding is weird but book is BEAUTIFUL! Buy it! :)

I agree with others that the binding makes you feel like it is easy to fall apart. I also agree with others about the pages being a bit frail. However, it's BEAUTIFUL! The binding is what it is, but the pages are from the newspaper so it gives it a better feel than an actual book. The book is much larger than I expected and although it is a bit cumbersome, it makes the content all the more exciting. It needs to be large so you can read the print. The book includes Kobe's early days, his retirement, the crash, and his legacy from the words of his close friends. It's beautiful. I'm actually disappointed that I have to give it away because I bought it as a Christmas gift for a friend. It will take them a long time to read through all of it and it is a pleasant walk down memory lane. I like this book option because I was going to get them a plaque but then they would be forced to look a Kobe everyday which may be rough. This is a nice gift for them to have when they have their friends over and want to reminisce about Kobe. Rest in Power, Mamba.

Susan Martin Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Lovely books newspaper for my aunt &…

Lovely books newspaper for my aunt & princess for my 6 year old granddaughter so professionally done details & quality really good also fidnt have to wait long to receive. The quality is outstanding would definitely order again in the future

AH Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Amazing!

Very happy with my purchase. It made for an awesome gift!

Dan Nelmes Trustpilot product review 2 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Delivery over a week late

Delivery over a week late, not good for a birthday present

Janet Howell Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

So easy to order

So easy to order. Very quick service. Would definitely recommend.

Kevina Navaratnam Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Very quick service and the book is so…

Very quick service and the book is so educative 👍🏻

Caroline Lynch Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Oct 2020

Beautiful books excellent service and…

Beautiful books excellent service and quick delivery

Carol Davie Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 29 Oct 2020

The most appalling customer service…

The most appalling customer service I've experienced with a company. I've written two reviews already with no resolution. They claim they have given me a discount but that offer is open to anyone making a second purchase. They charged me twice for the same product as I made an error when ordering but contacted them within minutes of realising my mistake. I followed up with a phone call the next day but was told I needed to pay over again. I thought that In the Book could at least meet me half way but no, I was very politely turned down. Same stock answer every time!

  • In the Book Team 29 Oct 2020

    Thank you for your review.

    We are sorry to hear this.

    Our Production Team are currently working 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to keep up with demand on orders. Once an order has been placed, and the customer has confirmed the personalisation, production may begin straightaway. The Customer Service Team are available Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm and unfortunately this means that we may not be able to amend personalisation. This would have been advised within your automated email you would have received, when sending an email to us.

    Looking into your order, this seems to be the case, where your order had already been printed and we were not able to make the changes that you had wanted. As this is a customer error, we are not able to take on the cost to remake the book free of charge. We will however always offer a discount as a goodwill gesture, should the customer wish to place a new order with the correct information.

    Please accept our apologies for any inconvenienced caused.

    If you need to contact the customer service team, please do on 0330 058 0403 or [email protected]

    Kind Regards,
    The In The Book Team

Kx Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 28 Oct 2020

Not what I thought it was

Not what I thought it was

  • In the Book Team 29 Oct 2020

    Thank you for your review.

    We are sorry to hear this.

    These books have been signed off and approved by Build A Bear themselves and is a very popular product that we sell.

    We do apologise that you are not happy with this book and your feedback has been passed to our Management Team.

    If you need to contact the customer service team, please do on 3479239119 or [email protected]

    Kind Regards,
    The In The Book Team

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