The Iron Butterfly
Memoir of a Martial Arts Master: The True Story of a Mermaid's Daughter
Choon-Ok Harmon was born soon after the Korean War, when South Korea was experiencing extreme poverty. This memoir describes the hardships she tried to overcome to achieve a better life. She moves to the U.S. and, through patience and perseverance, pursues her dream of becoming a martial artist.
Pelican Publishing Company, 9781589808904, 224pp.
Publication Date: February 8, 2011