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Title:
Escape from North Korea : the untold story of Asia's underground railroad
Author:
Kirkpatrick, Melanie.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York ; London : Encounter Books, [2012]

©2012
Physical Description:
xi, 350 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 24 cm
Summary:
Chronicles the harrowing stories of people who have successfully escaped North Korea, via first China then Southeast Asia or Mongolia and finally to South Korea, the United States and other free countries.
General Note:
Map on lining papers.
Language:
English
Contents:
"I am a man among men" -- Escape. Crossing the river -- Look for a building with a cross on it -- Defectors -- In hiding. Brides for sale -- Half-and-half children -- Siberia's last gulag -- Old soldiers -- Hunted. Hunted -- Jesus on the border -- The journey out of China -- Stockholders. Let my people go -- Be the voice -- Learning to be free. Almost safe -- Unification dumplings -- Left behind -- The future. Invading North Korea -- Conclusion: One free Korea.
ISBN:
9781594036330
Format :
Book