xv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
0824828097 hardcover alkaline paper
Hawaiʻi studies on Korea.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-265) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Background: North Korea and the North korean leadership in the mid-1950s 2. 1955: the Soviet faction under attack 3. The third KWP congress 4. The conspiracy 5. The August group' before August: members, goals, methods, and connections 6. The August plenum 7. The Soviet-Chinese delegation and the September Plenum 8. The purges 9. North Korea changes course 10 The inception of the 'guerrilla state 11. Conclusion. the reasons for the failure: the Opposition, Kim Il Song, and the North Korean ruling elite in the.