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The Resource Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus

Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus

Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
Title
Heart of a samurai
Title remainder
based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
Statement of responsibility
Margi Preus
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, 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
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
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Asian Pacific American Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Children’s Literature, 2011.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
Awards note
  • American Library Association Notable Children's Book 2011; Newbery Honor, 2011; Booklist Editor's Choice/Books for Youth 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
  • Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348779
Cataloging source
MMI
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro
Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=35F26312-98B7-4472-BAD6-2EFF2DE8E436
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-301)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn884261212
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613120088
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
35F26312-98B7-4472-BAD6-2EFF2DE8E436
System control number
(OCoLC)884261212
Label
Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro, Margi Preus
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=35F26312-98B7-4472-BAD6-2EFF2DE8E436
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-301)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn884261212
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613120088
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
35F26312-98B7-4472-BAD6-2EFF2DE8E436
System control number
(OCoLC)884261212

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