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The reluctant communist : my desertion, court-martial, and forty-year imprisonment in North Korea

Author: Charles Robert Jenkins; Jim Frederick
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes the reader behind the North Korean curtain and reveals the inner workings of its isolated society while offering a powerful testament to the human spirit.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Charles Robert Jenkins; Charles Robert Jenkins; Charles Robert Jenkins
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Robert Jenkins; Jim Frederick
ISBN: 9780520253339 0520253337 9780520259997 0520259998
OCLC Number: 666261226
Description: xxxvi, 192 p., [8] p. de pl. : ill. ; 22 cm
Contents: Super Jenkins --
In the army, and across the DMZ --
Housemates --
Cooks, cadets, and wives --
Soga-san --
Friends and strangers --
Domestic life --
Hitomi's escape --
My escape --
Homecomings.
Responsibility: Charles Robert Jenkins ; with Jim Frederick.

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"One of the most important and devastating accounts of life inside a totalitarian society." Commentary

 
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