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

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

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Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama
Title
Heart of a samurai
Title remainder
based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama
Statement of responsibility
Margi Preus
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Publisher
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
  • American Library Association Notable Children's Book 2011; Newbery Honor, 2011; Booklist Editor's Choice/Books for Youth 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
  • Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2011
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PZ7.P92434
LC item number
He 2010
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama, Margi Preus
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Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on first printing: based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
  • "Book design by Chad W. Beckerman"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-301)
Control code
ocn503005651
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9780810989818
Lccn
2009051634
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)503005651
Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama, Margi Preus
Link
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on first printing: based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
  • "Book design by Chad W. Beckerman"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-301)
Control code
ocn503005651
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9780810989818
Lccn
2009051634
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)503005651

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