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The Resource Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus

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

Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
Title
Heart of a samurai
Title remainder
based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
Statement of responsibility
Margi Preus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Preus, Margi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.P92434
LC item number
He 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nakahama, Manjirō
  • Nakahama, Manjirō
  • Japanese
  • Newbery honor book
  • Japan
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes historicals notes and glossary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-301)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9781419702006
Lccn
2009051634
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocn503005651
Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus
Publication
Note
Includes historicals notes and glossary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-301)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9781419702006
Lccn
2009051634
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocn503005651

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