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38th Parallel


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Google previewThe Boy From Treacle Bumstead (2013)

A Country Lad's Journey From Reform School to National Service by Ken Sears

The 38th parallel is a circle of latitude in the northern hemisphere and it separates North Korea from South Korea. In 1950, five years after the end of World War Two, the North Korean People's Army crossed the 38th parallel and invaded South ...

Google previewHistory for the IB MYP 4 & 5 (2015)

By Concept by Jo Thomas, Keely Rogers

The 38th parallel is a circle of latitude in the northern hemisphere, used as the preKorean War boundary between North Korea and South Korea. The North had been occupied by the USSR and the South by the USA. Both sides had agreed to ...

Google previewEnds of Empire (2010)

Asian American Critique and the Cold War by Jodi Kim

For many Koreans and the Korean diaspora, then, the 38th parallel is a wound that awaits suturing. Within the context of Cold War geopolitics and logics that were rapidly congealing as the dominant structure of feeling and knowledge, ...

Google previewAfter Hiroshima (2010)

The United States, Race and Nuclear Weapons in Asia, 1945–1965 by Matthew Jones

The 38th Parallel is a better line than the Yalu for us. We should be thinking in terms of the reestablishment of the status quo ante of June 25, and of withdrawing our forces from Korea. We should give up any idea of establishing a free and ...

Google previewArt Under Control in North Korea (2005)

by Jane Portal

Yet behind the secretive iron curtain drawn across the 38th parallel is a little-known and slowly ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Democratic People's Republic of Korea (2012)

by James Hoare

This, and the linked breakout from the “Pusan perimeter” in the far south of the peninsula, opened the way to the ROK capital, Seoul, and for the crossing of the 38th parallel into the DPRK. The UNC met little opposition from the remaining ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology (2006)

by Yo Jackson

The United States took control of surrendering Japanese soldiers south of the 38th parallel, and the Soviet Union took control of the North. The United Nations called for elections in 1947, but the North Koreans refused. A communist form of ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Eisenhower Era (2008)

by Burton I. Kaufman, Diane Kaufman

February: UN forces cross the 38th parallel in Korea. 26 February: 22nd Amendment limiting presidents to two terms is added to the US. Constitution. 10 March: Alger Hiss is found guilty of perjury. 14 March: UN troops regain control of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana (1845)

Of these the Iberian Range, stretching from Biscay in a South-East direction, the Marianian Range, or the Sierra Morena, running nearly under the 38th parallel of latitude, and the Baatic Range, or Sierra Nevada, lying more to the South, and ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

running nearly under the 38th parallel of latitude, and the Baetic Range, or Sierra Nevada, lying more to the South, and ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

A name formerly applied to the whole southern portion of the South American continent, extending from the Strait of Magellan indefinitely northward to about the 38th parallel of south latitude. In its present use. though the name has no political ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

and hematochyluria, due to this worm is a malady of the tropics up to about the 38th parallel, N. latitude, but chiefly in the East. Many cases present lymphatic varix of the groin and scrotum, the extirpation of which is strongly recommended ...

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