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Escape from Camp 14: one man's remarkable odyssey from North Korea to freedom in the West
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Lexile measure:
1130L
Rating:
1130L
Status:
North Regional - Adult Non-fiction
365.45 HARDE
West Regional - Adult Non-fiction
365.45 HARDE
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Published:
New York : Viking, 2012.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xvi, 205 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
0670023329 :, 9780670023325 :, 0143122916 (PBK)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 8.1, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
1130

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Presents a dramatic account by one of the few survivors born in North Korea's infamous political prison camps, describings the brutal conditions he was forced to endure as a child, his witnessing of his family's executions, and his final, harrowing escape.
Description
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.
Target Audience
1130L,Lexile
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APA Citation (style guide)

Harden, B. (2012). Escape from Camp 14: one man's remarkable odyssey from North Korea to freedom in the West. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Harden, Blaine. 2012. Escape From Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey From North Korea to Freedom in the West. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Harden, Blaine, Escape From Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey From North Korea to Freedom in the West. New York: Viking, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Harden, Blaine. Escape From Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey From North Korea to Freedom in the West. New York: Viking, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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