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The Resource In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom, Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers

In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom, Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers

Label
In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom
Title
In order to live
Title remainder
a North Korean girl's journey to freedom
Statement of responsibility
Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers
Title variation
  • North Korean's journey to freedom
  • In order to live
Title variation remainder
a North Koreans journey to freedom
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Summary
A young North Korean defector and activist describes her father's imprisonment by the regime of Kim Jong-Il, her enslavement in China and her walk through the freezing Gobi Desert to freedom in South Korea, where she dedicated her life to human rights activism
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10443440
Cataloging source
PAP
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1993-
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Park, Yeonmi
Dewey number
  • 325/.21095193
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1010
  • 1010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vollers, Maryanne
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Park, Yeonmi
  • Refugees
  • Defectors
  • Korea (North)
  • Escapes
  • Korea (North)
  • Korea (North)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a North Korean's journey to freedom
Label
In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom, Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn921419691
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594206795
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)921419691
Label
In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom, Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn921419691
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594206795
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)921419691

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