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Escape from Camp 14 : one man's remarkable odyssey from North Korea to freedom in the West / Blaine Harden.

Harden, Blaine. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780670023325
  • ISBN: 0670023329
  • Description: xvi, 205 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.

Available copies

  • 14 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 15 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction HV 9815.6 .H37 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction HV 9815.6 H37 2012 (Text to phone) Checked out 09/15/2014
Endicott College General Collection HV 9815.6 .H37 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 365.4509/H259e (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 920/SHIN IN GEUN (Text to phone) Reshelving -
Lynn Adult NonFiction 365.45/Harden (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction HV 9815.6 .H37 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Biography BIO SHIN, DONG-HYUK 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Biographies (Main Floor) Biography 365.45 Shin Harden (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW HV 9815.6 .H37 2012 (Text to phone) Reshelving -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Note: Never heard the word "love" -- The boy who ate his mother's lunch -- School days -- The upper crust -- Mother tries to escape -- Mother tries to escape, version two -- This son of a bitch won't do -- The sun shines even on mouse holes -- Avoiding mother's eyes -- Reactionary son of a bitch -- Working man -- Napping on the farm -- Sewing and snitching -- Deciding not to snitch -- Preparing to run -- The fence -- Stealing -- Riding north -- The border -- China -- Asylum -- K'uredit k'adus -- South Koreans are not so interested -- U.S.A.
Summary: Twenty-six years ago, Shin Dong-hyuk was born inside Camp 14, one of five sprawling political prisons in the mountains of North Korea. This is the gripping, terrifying story of his escape from this no-exit prison-- to freedom in South Korea.

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