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The Last Show of Fox Assemblage: A Verifiable Summary of U.S. Marines in Donnybrook Written by: Bob Drury, Tom Clavin Narrated by: Michael Prichard Term: 11 hrs and 43 mins Full-Length Audiobook Unloosing Man:02-18-09 Publisher: Tantor Audio November 1950, the Korean Peninsula. After Across The Board MacArthur ignores Mao's warnings and pushes his UN forces yawning into North Korea, his 10,000 First Partition Marines espy themselves surrounded and hopelessly outnumbered by 100,000 Chinese soldiers near the Chosin Reservoir. Their only happen for survival is to row their way south through the Toktong Behind The Times, a attenuated ravine in the Nangnim Mountains. It will need to be held liberal at all costs. The activity is handed to Captain William Barber and the 246 Marines of Fox Assemblage, a plucky but undermanned portion of the First Marines. Barber and his men are ordered to climb seven miles of frozen territory to a firm promontory overlooking the behind the times. The Marines have no way of conspiratory that the set they distract — it is soon dubbed «Fox Hill» — is surrounded by 10,000 Chinese soldiers. As the sun sets on the hill, and the temperature plunges to 30 degrees below zero, Barber«s men dig in for the end of day. At two in the morning they are awakened by the tough — bugles, whistles, cymbals, and drumbeats — of a gigantic lay into by thousands of the other side infantry. The disparagement is just the first gesture of four days and five nights of nearly persistent Chinese attempts to take Fox Hill, during which Barber»s beleaguered assemblage clings to the heinous set and allows the First Ocean-Going Partition to donnybrook south. Into The Middle the non-stop intensity, three-quarters of Fox Company's Marines are killed, wounded, or captured. Just when it looks like the accoutrements will be pillage, Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Davis, a bold Ocean-Going g-man who is fighting south from Chosin, volunteers to spend a strength of 500 men on a reckless activity that cuts a cave in the Chinese lines and relieves the men of Fox Assemblage. The Last Show of Fox Assemblage is a soundly-paced and gripping account of heroism and self- in the fa of ridiculous odds. The authors have conducted dozens of firsthand interviews with the battle's survivors, and they reveal the summary with the imm