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Nothing to envy : love, life and death in North Korea

Author: Barbara Demick
Publisher: Sydney : Fourth Estate, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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North Korea, run by a mad dictator, is cut off from the rest of the world, unknown and unknowable. But North Korea is also a place where ordinary people live, dream and learn to survive. Demick draws a powerful portrait of a bizzare society and the very real lives it affects.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Demick
ISBN: 9780732286613 0732286611 9781847081414 184708141X
OCLC Number: 782019386
Awards: Winner of BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2010
Winner of Samuel Johnson Prize 2010 (UK)
Description: xii, 314 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Demick.

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