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Without you, there is no us : my secret life teaching the sons of North Korea's elite

Author: Suki Kim
Publisher: London : Rider, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three times a day, the students march, singing praises to President Kim Jong-il and North Korea. Suki Kim soon learns the tune. It is 2011 and she has accepted a job at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, teaching English to sons of the elite.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suki Kim
ISBN: 9781846044830 1846044839
OCLC Number: 902994598
Description: 291 pages
Responsibility: Suki Kim.

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Her letters are read by censors and she must hide her notes and photographs not only from her minders but also from her colleagues, evangelical Christian missionaries, whose faith she does not share.  Read more...

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"Strangely terrifying...A beautifully written book that greatly expands the limited bounds of what we know about North Korea's ruling class" -- Barbara Demick, author of Nothing To Envy "This superb Read more...

 
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