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The Resource The great leader and the fighter pilot: : the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom, Blaine Harden

The great leader and the fighter pilot: : the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom, Blaine Harden

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The great leader and the fighter pilot: : the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom
Title
The great leader and the fighter pilot:
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the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom
Statement of responsibility
Blaine Harden
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of Kim Il Sung's rise to power, and the brave North Korean fighter pilot who escaped the prison state and delivered the first MiG-15 into American hands."--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 951.904/248092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS935.7552
LC item number
H27 2015b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
The great leader and the fighter pilot: : the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom, Blaine Harden
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The great leader and the fighter pilot: : the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom, Blaine Harden
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-485)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Players and Game -- Part I: Guerrilla and Rich Boy -- Beginnings -- Poodle and Pretender -- Sweet-Talking Stalin -- Part II: War -- Great Liberation Struggle -- Kicked in the Teeth -- MiGs -- Return to North Korea -- An International Sporting Event -- Attack Maps and Defection Bribes -- Uncle Yoo -- Part III: Flight -- Flying Clear -- Squeezing the Moolah -- Right Stuff and Fake Stuff -- Learning and Purging -- Epilogue -- Time Line
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ocn910537530
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
487 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628996845
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015020454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3820128
  • (OCoLC)910537530

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