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Ten Thousand Sorrows

Ten Thousand Sorrows
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Description: "I don't know how old I was when I watched my mother's murder, nor do I know how old I am today." So begins the incredible true story of Elizabeth Kim, born to a poor Korean woman in the 1950s after her affair with an American GI who promptly dumped her. Elizabeth's mother was condemned to a pariah existence on the edge of the village, virtually ignored and left to bring up her illegitimate daughter single-handedly. Elizabeth herself was spat at as a 'honhyol' - mixed-race, a non-person, an animal (anyone who thinks that racism is purely a Western disease should read this book). One day, two male relati ... (more)
Manufacturer: Bantam Books
Release date: 1 July 2002
ISBN-10 : 0385600526 |
Tags: Autobiography (1), Korea (1), America (1), Childhood (1)
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