Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama / Margi Preus.
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- ISBN: 9781419702006
- ISBN: 1419702009
|General Note:|| Subtitle on first printing: based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro.
|Bibliography, etc.:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-301).
|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.
Preus, Margi. "Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama." New York : Amulet Books, 2012.