A wide-ranging, readable account of an eccentric and exceptional man who crossed cultures and changed history.
ISBN10 : 1611725410 , ISBN13 : 9781611725414
Page Number : 448
In the nineteenth century, nearly all Native American men living along the southern New England coast made their living traveling the world's oceans on whaleships. Many were career whalemen, spending
ISBN10 : 1469622580 , ISBN13 : 9781469622583
Page Number : 320
The pioneering genius of Japan’s “God of Comics,” Osamu Tezuka (1928–89), is examined through his life’s masterwork: Tetsuwan Atomu, also known as Mighty Atom or Astro Boy, a comic series fe
ISBN10 : 161172516X , ISBN13 : 9781611725162
Page Number : 248
The unlikely history of early cross-cultural encounters between the West and Japan, featuring acrobats, jugglers, and a colorful American impresario.
ISBN10 : 1611725259 , ISBN13 : 9781611725254
Page Number : 336
In contrast to the widely known experiences of Asian immigrants who came to Canada, this book looks at movement in the opposite direction. Using text and images, it is a collection of stories about ho
ISBN10 : 1927051568 , ISBN13 : 9781927051566
Page Number : 208
An exploration of the evolving relationship between Japan and the United States focuses on four true stories from Port Angeles, Washington, beginning in 1834 with shipwrecked Japanese sailors in Washi
ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : UOM:39015031783858
Page Number : 272
Provides historical coverage of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Includes information abstracted from over 2,000 journals published worldwide.
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A readable overview of the ever-changing relationship between Japan and the United States.
ISBN10 : 9781880656105 , ISBN13 : 1880656108
Page Number : 200
In 1848, Ranald MacDonald--son of a Hudson's Bay Company official and a Chinook Indian princess--convinced the captain of an American whaling ship to cast him adrift in a rowboat off the northern Japa
ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : UVA:X004157871
Page Number : 256
ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : UOM:49015003021368
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