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Commodore Perry in the land of the Shogun —Blumberg, Rhoda.

Details Commodore Matthew Perry's role in opening Japan's closed society to world trade in the 1850s, one of history's most significant diplomatic achievements.

Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy —Blumberg, Rhoda.

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 pe...

The incredible journey of Lewis and Clark —Blumberg, Rhoda.

Describes the expedition led by Lewis and Clark to explore the unknown western regions of America at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

The remarkable voyages of Captain Cook —Blumberg, Rhoda.

An account of the historic adventures and achievements of the great British explorer and discoverer of Australia, Hawaii, and other Pacific Ocean lands and peoples.

Witches —Blumberg, Rhoda.

Describes witches and witchcraft in history and in fiction from ancient times up to the modern resurgence of the "witch business."

The Simon and Schuster book of facts and fallacies —Blumberg, Rhoda.

Lays to rest commonly accepted "facts," myths, and old wives' tales on a variety of topics, including mammals, American history, inventions, health, food and drink, sports, and weather.

York's adventures with Lewis and Clark : an African-American's part in the great expedition —Blumberg, Rhoda.

Relates the adventures of York, a slave and "body servant" to William Clark, who journeyed west with the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804-1806.

Lovebirds, lizards, & llamas : strange and exotic pets —Blumberg, Leda.

Describes an odd assortment of creatures such as myna birds, boa constrictors, ferrets, and llamas, that make fascinating pets.

The remarkable voyages of Captain Cook —Blumberg, Rhoda.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

In 1768 James Cook, a self-educated ship's master, was selected by Britain's Royal Society to command an expedition to the South Seas in search of the Unknown Southern Continent. The author presents a thorough and lively...

The incredible journey of Lewis and Clark —Blumberg, Rhoda.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

In 1804, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led an expedition into the unknown western regions of North America. The discoveries they made during this journey opened the way to the West. Grades 5-8. c1987.

Commodore Perry in the land of the Shogun —Blumberg, Rhoda.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

In 1853, Commodore Perry travelled to Japan to open the way for American trade and whaling portraits Grades 5-8 and older readers. 1986 Newbery Honor book. 1985.

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