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Escaping North Korea: Defiance and Hope in the World's Most Repressive Country

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Synopsis:

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780742567054
Author:
Kim, Mike
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Foreword by:
Palmer, Mark
Foreword:
Palmer, Mark
Subject:
Asia - Korea
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights
Subject:
World History-Korea
Publication Date:
20100531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
239
Dimensions:
9.06x5.96x.77 in. .83 lbs.

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Product details 239 pages Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. - English 9780742567054 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , 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.
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