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New York : HarperCollins, c2001.
80 p. : ill., map ; 29 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-79).
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.