Chronicles American airmen and their relations with the Korean people from the mid 1960s to the early 1980s. Highly entertaining while at the same time informative with nuggets about military life in days gone by and revelations about the Asia of years ago.
Robert E. McCoy is a retired U.S. Air Force Korea specialist who spent 14 years living in Asia. He continues to follow developments in Northeast Asia closely. A long-time writer, Bob was a Viewpoints columnist for a major technical publication and an Opinion writer for the main western Montana newspaper. More recently, his work has been in Asia Times, Defense Advisers, Global Asia, Korea Observer, the Guardian, the National Interest, and NK News. His first novel, Tales You Wouldn’t Tell Your Mother, which addresses a unique side of American military life in the Korea of years past, is out.