Kim Il-song’s North Korea
Hunter provides a glimpse inside North Korean society, detailing the everyday life of people living in perhaps the most isolated, secretive society of the 20th century. In this declassified CIA study, she describes the world’s most extreme cult society under the charismatic totalitarian leader, Kim Il-song, who ruled his people for 45 years―longer than any other leader of the 20th century.
Kim Il-song’s totalitarian cult society comes closest to George Orwell’s 1984 than any society yet…
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From the world’s most repressive state comes rare good news: the escape to freedom of a small number of its people. It is a crime to leave North Korea. Yet increasing numbers of ..
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After surviving her third suicide attempt, Yu-Jung accompanies her no-nonsense aunt, a nun, on a charitable visit to death row where she meets a convicted murderer, and over severa..
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“It seems wrong to say that so dystopian a novel is great fun to read, but it’s true. I suspect that Thomas Pynchon and Hunter S. Thompson would love this book.” —Salman Ru..
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Under the Loving Care of the Fatherly Leader offers in-depth portraits of North Korea's two ruthless and bizarrely Orwellian leaders, Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il. Lifting North Kor..
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To most of the world, North Korea remains a secretive and mysterious nation, one that has tightly controlled the outflow of information in order to groom its public image. This boo..
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Introduces communism, discussing the social, political, economic, religious, and cultural effects, and examining various contemporary governments...
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