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The Resource Escape from North Korea : the untold story of Asia's underground railroad, Melanie Kirkpatrick

Escape from North Korea : the untold story of Asia's underground railroad, Melanie Kirkpatrick

Label
Escape from North Korea : the untold story of Asia's underground railroad
Title
Escape from North Korea
Title remainder
the untold story of Asia's underground railroad
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Kirkpatrick
Title variation
Escape from North Korea
Title variation remainder
the untold story of Asias underground railroad
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10146599
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kirkpatrick, Melanie
Dewey number
305.9/0691409513
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
HV640.5.K67
LC item number
K63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Korea (North)
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Missionaries
  • Missionaries
  • Church work with refugees
  • Church work with refugees
  • Illegal aliens
  • Repatriation
  • Repatriation
Target audience
adult
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the untold story of Asia's underground railroad
Label
Escape from North Korea : the untold story of Asia's underground railroad, Melanie Kirkpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-336) and index
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
Control code
ocn778420247
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 350 p.
Isbn
9781594036330
Lccn
2012007386
Other physical details
ill., photographs
System control number
(OCoLC)778420247
Label
Escape from North Korea : the untold story of Asia's underground railroad, Melanie Kirkpatrick
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-336) and index
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
Control code
ocn778420247
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 350 p.
Isbn
9781594036330
Lccn
2012007386
Other physical details
ill., photographs
System control number
(OCoLC)778420247

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