The girl with seven names : a escape from North ... Read More
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- ISBN: 9780007554850
- ISBN: 0007554850
- Physical Description: xiii, 304 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : ... Read More
- Edition: Paperback edition
- Publisher: London : William Collins, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2015
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Introduction -- Prologue -- Part One. The greatest ... Read More
In 1997 the author, aged 17, escaped North Korea ... Read More
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The Girl with Seven Names
Hyeonseo Lee was born in 1980 in Hyesan, North Korea. She escaped to China in 1997. Later she moved to Seoul, South Korea. She graduated from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. She is an activist and speaks internationally on human rights and life in North Korea. In 2013 she gave a TED talk about her experiences which has been viewed over 3 million times. She is the author of The Girl with Seven Names: A North Korean Defector's Story. (Bowker Author Biography)