Wingrove, Paul
July 2000
History Today;Jul2000, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p44
Offers a look at the role of Josef Stalin, Mao Zedong, and Kim Il Sung in the Korean War. Details on an exchange between Kim and Stalin on March 7, 1949; Initial response of Stalin to suggestions of Kim for military operations against South Korea; Reasons for the encouragement of Stalin to Kim; How China was tied into the war.


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