Shipwrecked ! The True Adventures of A Japanese BoyBook - 2001
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 learns new laws and customs as he becomes the first Japanese person to set foot in the United States.
Publisher: HarperCollins, 2001
Characteristics: 80 p. ill. ; cm
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