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River in Darkness One Man's Escape from North Korea

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ISBN-10: 1542047196

ISBN-13: 9781542047197

Edition: 2018

Authors: Masaji Ishikawa, Risa Kobayashi, Martin Brown

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The harrowing true story of one man’s life in—and subsequent escape from—North Korea, one of the world’s most brutal totalitarian regimes. Half-Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a country. This feeling only deepened when his family moved from Japan to North Korea when Ishikawa was just thirteen years old, and unwittingly became members of the lowest social caste. His father, himself a Korean national, was lured to the new Communist country by promises of abundant work, education for his children, and a higher station in society. But the reality of their new life was far from utopian. In this memoir translated from the original…    
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: Amazon Publishing
Publication date: 6/26/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 172
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.20" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English