Korea by Michael Pembroke | Hardie Grant Publishing

Korea Where the American Century Began


"Perceptive and compelling – often heart-rending, sometimes downright terrifying… The lessons are all too pertinent in today’s toxic political climate, with Korea once again a centrepiece and victim." Noam Chomsky
"This is a very important book, an eye-opening one, and a wise one. … beautifully written…the phrase 'as gripping as a thriller,' really applies... No-one with an interest in recent history and current affairs should fail to read it."  AC Grayling
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ISBN:

9781743793930

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

368

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

Weight:

500g

RRP:

£14.99

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

05 April 2018

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michael Pembroke

Michael Pembroke was born in Sydney in 1955. He is the author of Arthur Phillip: Sailor, Mercenary, Governor, Spy (2013), which was short-listed for the Prime Minister's Literary Awards, and Korea: Where the American Century Began (2018), which was short-listed for the Queensland Literary Awards and the NSW Premier's History Awards. He was educated at the Universities of Sydney and Cambridge and was a Director's Visitor at the Institute for