See you again in Pyongyang a journey into Kim Jong Un"s North Korea by Travis Jeppesen

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  • Travel,
  • Description and travel,
  • History

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StatementTravis Jeppesen
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS932.4 .J46 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 306 pages
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26958546M
ISBN 100316509159
ISBN 109780316509152
LC Control Number2018934067
OCLC/WorldCa1023858114

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The book’s limitations are those inherent to the genre: it forces a non-expert to explain a whole country to lay readers; it’s occasionally melodramatic and it stretches four weeks of someone’s daily life into a whole book. See You Again in Pyongyang nevertheless serves as one of the better, albeit personal and anecdotal introductions.

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See You Again in Pyongyang is an essential addition to the literature about one of the world's most fascinating and mysterious places.

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