Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy

Book
Published 2000
Item Details
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 learns new laws and customs as he becomes the first Japanese person to set foot in the United States.

ISBN:
0688174841
Publisher, Date:
New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, 2000.
Description:
80 p. : ill., maps.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-79).
LCCN:
99086664
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