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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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
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
9780060293659
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
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
9780060293659
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
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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      342 Courthouse Hill, Dahlonega, GA, 30533-0507, US
      34.534424 -83.9813
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