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Author Preus, Margi, author.

Title The bamboo sword / Margi Preus.

Publication Info. New York : Amulet Books, [2015]
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 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Children's Department  J FICTION PREUS    Check Shelf
Description 335 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary In Japan in 1853, at the time of U.S. Commodore Matthew Perry's visit to Japan, Yoshi, a young Japanese boy who dreams of becoming a samurai one day, learns about America from Majiro and has adventures with Jack, a young cabin boy aboard one of the U.S. ships. Includes historical notes and glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-331).
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 8.0 176194.
Subject Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction.
Americans -- Japan -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Seafaring life -- Fiction.
Samurai -- Fiction.
Nakahama, Manjir¿⁻, 1827-1898 -- Fiction.
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858 -- Fiction.
Japan -- History -- Restoration, 1853-1870 -- Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General.
JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Asia.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Asia.
Adventure stories.
Americans -- Japan -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Sea stories.
Samurai -- Fiction.
Nakahama, Manjirō, 1827-1898 -- Juvenile fiction.
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858 -- Juvenile fiction.
Japan -- History -- Restoration, 1853-1870 -- Juvenile fiction.
Nakahama, Manjirō, 1827-1898. (OCoLC)fst00106405
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858. (OCoLC)fst00002570
Adventure stories. (OCoLC)fst00797462
Americans. (OCoLC)fst00807488
Friendship. (OCoLC)fst00935174
Samurai. (OCoLC)fst01104697
Sea stories. (OCoLC)fst01110122
Japan. (OCoLC)fst01204082
Chronological Term 1853 - 1870
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781419708077 (hardback)
1419708074 (hardback)
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