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By Dualta Roughneen

ISBN-10: 190912561X

ISBN-13: 9781909125612

North Korea is still one of many final bastions of old-style communism: an army dictatorship, governed with an iron grip for the final sixty years via the Kim dynasty. each point of society is rigidly managed; a rustic of paranoia, propaganda, and juche.

Irish Engineer, Dualta Roughneen, skilled the pains and tribulations of North Korea from 2004 to 2007 as an relief corporation employee - protecting notes of his observations and suggestions. dependent within the capital, yet with entry to cities and the geographical region outdoor Pyongyang, he used to be in a position to see within this so much secretive of nations, past the image of a socialist paradise portrayed on formally sanctioned tours.

Beautifully written, with a gradual humour, and delivering eye-opening insights of existence within the ‘Hermit state’ always denied to the few travelers and officially authorized viewers that enterprise in, the e-book fantastically observes Korean politics, the folk, freedoms, and hardships, (as good as somewhat foodstuff and shopping). It information the daily idiosyncrasies of being a foreigner during this such a lot unusual and strange kingdom.

Living as a foreigner in North Korea is like looking at tv with the sound off.

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