Freedom without justice the prison memoirs of Chol Soo Lee by Chol Soo Lee

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Judicial error,
  • Prisoners,
  • Imprisonment,
  • Biography,
  • False imprisonment

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementChol Soo Lee ; edited by Richard S. Kim
SeriesIntersections: Asian and Pacific American transcultural studies, Intersections (Honolulu, Hawaii)
ContributionsKim, Richard S., 1967-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9468 .L44 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 323 pages
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27237653M
ISBN 100824857917, 0824872886
ISBN 109780824857912, 9780824872885
LC Control Number2016055631
OCLC/WorldCa961802180

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