Escape from Camp 14 - Chapter 10 - 12 Summary & Analysis

Blaine Harden
This Study Guide consists of approximately 40 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Escape from Camp 14.
This section contains 808 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Escape from Camp 14 Study Guide

Summary

In 1998, Shin was fifteen and working alongside thousands of prisoners to build a hydroelectric dam on the Taedong River. It was hard labor so the workers were fed well. One day Shin saw that a high concrete wall that had just been finished was collapsing. He called out to warn those working underneath it. But, it was too late. All the workers perished under the weight of the wall. Shin and other workers were instructed to remove their bodies at the end of the shift.

Work on the construction of hydroelectric plants was conducted around the clock. Shin had observed people dying on the job from hunger, overwork, and abuse. A flash flood took hundreds of workers into the river to drown. Despite these events, Shin liked the work and the surplus of food. Those were the best years of his life. He...

(read more from the Chapter 10 - 12 Summary)

This section contains 808 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Escape from Camp 14 Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Escape from Camp 14 from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook