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Born in the year of courage

by Emily Crofford

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Published by Carolrhoda Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Nakahama, Manjirō, 1827-1898 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Nakahama, Manjirō, 1827-1898 -- Fiction.,
    • Shipwrecks -- Fiction.,
    • Whaling -- Fiction.,
    • Japan -- History -- 1787-1868 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In 1841, having been shipwrecked and picked up by an American whaling ship outside Japanese territorial waters, fifteen-year-old Manjiro decides to go live in America and work towards opening trade between his country and the West.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Emily Crofford.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.C873 Bo 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. ;
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1533187M
      ISBN 100876146795
      LC Control Number91010883
      OCLC/WorldCa23356014

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