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The Resource Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy, Rhoda Blumberg

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

Label
Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy
Title
Shipwrecked!
Title remainder
the true adventures of a Japanese boy
Statement of responsibility
Rhoda Blumberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
Award
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2001.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
Biography type
individual biography
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178805
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 952/.025/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
DS881.5.N3
LC item number
B58 2001
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1020
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
7.4
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
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the true adventures of a Japanese boy
Label
Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy, Rhoda Blumberg
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc041/99086664.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Shipwrecked -- Marooned -- Isolated empire -- Rescued -- Whaling ship -- Honolulu -- Japanese New Englander -- Crazed Captain -- Digging for gold -- Arrested -- Imprisoned -- Home at last -- Honored Samurai -- Author's note -- About the illustrations -- About the author
Control code
1392779
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780688174842
Lccn
99086664
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43465313
  • (OCoLC)43465313
Label
Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy, Rhoda Blumberg
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc041/99086664.html
Publication
Contents
Shipwrecked -- Marooned -- Isolated empire -- Rescued -- Whaling ship -- Honolulu -- Japanese New Englander -- Crazed Captain -- Digging for gold -- Arrested -- Imprisoned -- Home at last -- Honored Samurai -- Author's note -- About the illustrations -- About the author
Control code
1392779
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780688174842
Lccn
99086664
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43465313
  • (OCoLC)43465313

Library Locations

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      342 Allen Street, Dawsonville, GA, 30534-4303, US
      34.4193 -84.108986
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