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Eating with the enemy: [how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack]

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Robert Egan could have been a roofing contractor, like his father. Instead, he opened a barbecue restaurant. His interest in the search for Vietnam-era POWs led to an introduction to North Korean officials desperate to improve relations with the United States. So Egan turned his restaurant into Camp David, with pork ribs. During tumultuous years that saw the death of Kim Il Sung, the rise of Kim Jong Il, the Bush "Axis of Evil," and North Korea's successful test of a nuclear weapon, Egan advised North Korea's deputy ambassador to the United Nations, informed for the FBI, vexed the White House, and nearly rescued a captured U.S. Navy vessel. Based on true events, this fast-paced tale shows how far one citizen can go in working for peace.
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Grouping Title eating with the enemy how i waged peace with north korea from my bbq shack in hackensack
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subject_facet Diplomats -- New Jersey -- Hackensack -- Biography, Downloadable audio books, Egan, Robert, -- 1958-, Friendship -- United States -- Case studies, Hackensack (N.J.) -- Biography, Han, Song Ryol, Korea (North) -- Relations -- United States, Koreans -- New Jersey -- Hackensack -- Biography, Political participation -- United States -- Case studies, Restaurateurs -- New Jersey -- Hackensack -- Biography, United States -- Relations -- Korea (North)
title_display Eating with the enemy : how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack
title_full Eating with the enemy : how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack / Robert Egan and Kurt Pitzer, Eating with the enemy : how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack [electronic resource] / Robert Egan and Kurt Pitzer, Eating with the enemy [electronic resource] : [how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack] / Robert Egan and Kurt Pitzer
title_short Eating with the enemy :
title_sub [how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack]
topic_facet Diplomats, Egan, Robert, Friendship, Hackensack (N.J.), Han, Song Ryol, Koreans, Political participation, Relations, Restaurateurs