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18 Best Korean War Books of All Time

Our goal: Find the best Korean War books according to the internet (not just one random person's opinion).

    Here's what we did:
  1. Type "best korean war books" into our search engine and study the top 5+ pages.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
    (It was a lot of work. But hey! That's why we're here, right?)

(Updated 2024)

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Last Updated: Monday 1 Jan, 2024

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  1. 3
    War Trash

    War Trash

    Ha Jin

  2. 6
  3. 7
    Valleys of Death
  4. 8
    The Surrendered

    The Surrendered

    Chang-Rae Lee

  5. 11
    The Korean War

    The Korean War

    Max Hastings

  6. 15


    The War Before Vietnam

    Callum A. Macdonald

  7. 17
    If You Leave Me

    If You Leave Me

    A Novel

    Crystal Hana Kim

  8. 18
    Brothers at War


  • How was this Korean War books list created?

    We searched for 'best Korean War books', found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many Korean War books are in this list?

    There are 18 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Korean War books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Korean War books on the internet.

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