Since early this past fall, a group of people, including Dr. Balazs Szalontai, has circulated lists of problems with my book, Tyranny of the Weak: North Korea and the World, 1950 – 1992 (Cornell University Press, 2013), to a number of institutions and online forums. Dr. Szalontai never communicated his concerns or criticisms directly to … More Corrections to Tyranny of the Weak
As promised in my posting of October 25, I have submitted corrections to my publisher for the next printing. I will have a bit more to say about this in a future post.
Recently, a number of readers have pointed out problems with citations in my 2013 book, primarily of Russian sources in parts of Chapters 2 and 3. Having gone over these citations I realize there are indeed a number of oversights and misattributions that I am in the process of correcting. None of these errors affect … More Tyranny of the Weak