Dangun Wanggeom: Founder of the First Korean Kingdom

Hardback: $14.00
ISBN-13: 9788991913509
Published: September 2011

Additional Information

40 pages | color illus.
  • About the Book
  • The book is based on an original story from the “Samgukyusa (Memoirs of the Three Kingdoms)” by Iryeon. The story tells of the founding of Old Joseon, the first kingdom of Korea, in a friendly and easy manner and is full of beautiful illustrations for children. The book also contains the famous story of Ungnyeo, a bear who endured all sorts of hardships to become a human. All details of the story have been proofread and edited by the Academy of Korean Studies, and the authenticity of the story is guaranteed.

    This book also includes a brief section introducing South Korea, which can help foreigners develop a better understanding of Korea.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Chung Chul-heon, Author

    • Kim Seong-min, Illustrator

    • Christian J. Park, Translator

    • Christian J. Park, Translator

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