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Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro

Preus, Margi.

New York : Amulet Books, 2010.

301 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

In 1841, rescued by an American whaler after a terrible shipwreck leaves him and his four companions castaways on a remote island, fourteen-year-old Manjiro, who dreams of becoming a samurai, learns new laws and customs as he becomes the first Japanese person to set foot in the United States.

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ISBN:

978-1-41970200-6

ISBN:

978-0-8109-8981-8 (alk. paper) : $15.95

ISBN:

978-0-8109-8981-8 (alk. paper) : $15.95

LC Call No:

PZ7.P92434 He 2010

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Preus, Margi.

Title:

Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro / Margi Preus.

Publisher:

New York : Amulet Books, 2010.

Physical:

301 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-301).

Summary:

In 1841, rescued by an American whaler after a terrible shipwreck leaves him and his four companions castaways on a remote island, fourteen-year-old Manjiro, who dreams of becoming a samurai, learns new laws and customs as he becomes the first Japanese person to set foot in the United States.

Awards Note:

Newbery honor book, 2011.

Subject:

Nakahama, Manjirō,--1827-1898--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Japanese--United States--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Newbery honor book.

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