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Title:
In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom
Author:
Park, Yeonmi, 1993- , author.
Publication Information:
New York : Penguin Press, 2015.
Physical Description:
273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Summary:
"Park has told the harrowing story of her escape from North Korea as a child many times, but never before now has she revealed the most intimate and devastating details of the repressive society she was raised in and the enormous price she paid to escape"--Amazon.com.
Language:
English
Contents:
Prologue -- Part One: North Korea. Even the Birds and Mice Can Hear You Whisper ; A Dangerous History ; Swallows and Magpies ; Tears of Blood ; The Dear Leader ; City of Dreams ; The Darkest Nights ; A Song for Chosun ; Jangmadang Generation ; The Lights of China ; Missing -- Part Two: China. The Other Side of Darkness ; A Deal with the Devil ; A Birthday Gift ; Dust and Bones ; Kidnapped ; Like Bread from the Sky ; Following the Stars -- Part Three: South Korea. The Freedom Birds ; Dreams and Nightmares ; A Hungry Mind ; Now on My Way to Meet You ; Amazing Grace ; Homecoming.
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ISBN:
9781594206795
Format :
Book