Learning to Bite the Bullet: In New Book, South
Korean Author Hi-Dong Chai Tells Story …
San Francisco Chronicle
In times of danger and adversity, families must make sacrifices to stay together and survive. In one man’s experience however, war threatened to sever his family, eliminating a chance at survival and promising grief and despair. In his new book, “Shattered by theWars,” Hi-Dong Chai of Seoul, Korea illustrates his family’s struggle to survive through WWII and The Korean War. His father, a Christian minister, was imprisoned by Japanese police during WWII (1941-1945). His elder brother volunteered to join the Japanese army to have his father released from the prison. He left home for Japan as a vibrant 15-year old…
San Francisco Chronicle 2014-04-04
NOTE: I found this article on Shattered by the Wars while surfing the internet on Hi-Dong Chai. 10/12/14. http://amzn.to/1mZkdEh takes you to the Amazon book page.