The Resource Escaping North Korea : defiance and hope in the world's most repressive country, Mike Kim

Escaping North Korea : defiance and hope in the world's most repressive country, Mike Kim

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Escaping North Korea : defiance and hope in the world's most repressive country
Title
Escaping North Korea
Title remainder
defiance and hope in the world's most repressive country
Statement of responsibility
Mike Kim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The first of its kind, this book provides a unique inside look into the hidden world of ordinary North Koreans. Mike Kim, who worked with refugees on the Chinese border for four years, recounts their experiences of enduring famine, sex-trafficking, and torture, as well as the inspirational stories of those who overcame tremendous adversity to escape the repressive regime of their homeland and make new lives."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.095193
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN730.6.A8
LC item number
K5245 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Escaping North Korea : defiance and hope in the world's most repressive country, Mike Kim
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Escaping North Korea : defiance and hope in the world's most repressive country, Mike Kim
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-237)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The North Korean mind -- Inside the hermit kingdom -- Famine -- Road to refuge -- Sex trafficking -- Gulags -- Christianity and North Korea -- Freedom on the Fourth -- Asian underground railroad -- Heroes -- Restoring lives -- The future of North Korea -- Epilogue: There and back again
  • 4.
  • Road to Refuge
  • 5.
  • Sex Trafficking
  • 6.
  • Gulags
  • 7.
  • Christianity and North Korea
  • 8.
  • Freedom on the Fourth
  • Foreword
  • 9.
  • Asian Underground Railroad
  • 10.
  • Heroes
  • 11.
  • Restoring Lives
  • 12.
  • The Future of North Korea
  • Epilogue:There and Back Again
  • Mark Palmer
  • 1.
  • The North Korean Mind
  • 2.
  • Inside the Hermit Kingdom
  • 3.
  • Famine
Control code
12415275
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
xvi, 239 pages
Isbn
9780742556201
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007048855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) WAI190870
  • (OCoLC)182857039
  • (BNAtoc) 2007048855
  • (Nz)12415275

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