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A river in darkness

Masaji Ishikawa

A river in darkness

one man"s escape from North Korea

by Masaji Ishikawa

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Racially mixed people,
  • Social conditions,
  • Totalitarianism,
  • Caste-based discrimination,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Previously published in Japan in 2000. Translated from Japanese by Risa Kobayashi and Martin Brown. First published in English by AmazonCrossing in 2017.

    StatementMasaji Ishikawa ; translated by Risa Kobayashi and Martin Brown
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN730.6.A85 I8 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 pages
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26942741M
    ISBN 101503936902, 1542047196
    ISBN 109781503936904, 9781542047197
    OCLC/WorldCa1014436663

      A River in Darkness: One Man's Escape from North Korea by Masaji Ishikawa The harrowing true story of one man’s life in—and subsequent escape from—North Korea, one of the world’s most brutal totalitarian -Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a country. This feeling only deepened when his. A River in Darkness: One Man's Escape from North Korea is the story of Masaji Ishikawa's life in North Korea after his family repatriated there from Japan in the s. The memoir outlines his childhood in Japan, as well as his teen and adult years in North Korea, with a particular emphasis on the brutal conditions of life under Kim Il-sung's.

    A River in Darkness complements both those books and adds something very unique - a detailed first person account of what it was and is really like to live in this secretive nation. Ishikawa was born in Japan but his Korean father was seduced by promises of "paradise" and having "everything you need" in Reviews: K. A River in Darkness | An Amazon Charts Most Read and Most Sold harrowing true story of one man's life in--and subsequent escape from--North Korea, one of the world's most brutal totalitarian -Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his .

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