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Author Crofford, Emily.

Title Born in the year of courage / by Emily Crofford.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [1991]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Johnsburg PL Juvenile Fiction - JOLY-11  J FIC CROFFORD    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL Juvenile Fiction - LSBB-3  CC J CROFFORD    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Juvenile Fiction - NSLY-11  J CRO    AVAILABLE
Description 160 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary 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.
Subject Nakahama, Manjir, 1827-1898 -- Juvenile fiction.
Nakahama, Manjir, 1827-1898 -- Fiction.
Shipwrecks -- Fiction.
Whaling -- Fiction.
Japan -- History -- 1787-1868 -- Fiction.
ISBN 0876146795 : $14.95

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