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North Korea's supreme leaders : Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-il and Kim Jong-un / The New York Times editorial staff.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ligonier PL - Ligonier YA 951.9304 N (Text) 73571200173286 Young Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial TEEN B KIM FAMILY NEW (Text) 33946003461527 Teen . 2nd Floor In process -

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  • ISBN: 9781642821697
  • ISBN: 1642821691
  • ISBN: 9781642821680
  • ISBN: 1642821683
  • Physical Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : New York Times Educational Publishing, 2019.

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Published in 2019 by New York Times Educational Publishing in association with The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc.
"Contains material from the New York Times"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
Ruled by three successive generations of the Kim family, North Korea is one of the most authoritarian states in the world. This collection of articles covers the history of their dynasty, including Kim Il-sung's assumption of power in the wake of World War II, the intense cult of personality surrounding him that followed, and the twice-over handoff of power from father to son, first to Kim Jong-il and later to Kim Jong-un. This in-depth coverage presents a tale of human rights abuses, famine, and nuclearization at the hands of three eccentric, unpredictable, and fiercely nationalistic dictators.
Subject: Kim, Il-sŏng, 1912-1994.
Kim, Chŏng-il, 1942-2011.
Kim, Chŏng-ŭn, 1984-
Dictators > Korea (North) > Biography.
Korea (North) > Politics and government.
Korea (North) > History.
Genre: Biographies.

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