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Author Harden, Blaine
Title Escape from Camp 14 : one man's remarkable odyssey from North Korea to freedom in the west / Blaine Harden
Imprint New York : Viking, 2012
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  365.45092 H217 2012    MISSING  -  30500101440611
 人文社會聯圖  HV9815.6 .H37 2012    AVAILABLE    30600020082898
Descript xvi, 205 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 22 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references
Never heard the word "love" -- The boy who ate his mother's lunch -- School days -- The upper crust -- Mother tries to escape -- Mother tries to escape, version two -- This son of a bitch won't do -- The sun shines even on mouse holes -- Avoiding mother's eyes -- Reactionary son of a bitch -- Working man -- Napping on the farm -- Sewing and snitching -- Deciding not to snitch -- Preparing to run -- The fence -- Stealing -- Riding north -- The border -- China -- Asylum -- K'uredit k'adus -- South Koreans are not so interested -- U.S.A
Twenty-six years ago, Shin Dong-hyuk was born inside Camp 14, one of five sprawling political prisons in the mountains of North Korea. This is the gripping, terrifying story of his escape from this no-exit prison-- to freedom in South Korea
Subject Shin, Dong-hyuk
Political prisoners -- Korea (North) -- Biography
Concentration camps -- Korea (North)
Forced labor -- Korea (North)
Korea (North) -- Social conditions
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