Voyager to Destiny : The amazing adventures of Manjiro, the man who changed worlds twice.

By: WARINNER, Emily V.

Price: $27.50

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WARINNER, Emily V. Voyager to Destiny : The amazing adventures of Manjiro, the man who changed worlds twice. Indianapolis : Bobbs Merrill Co., (1956).Pp 268. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth spine, green cloth boards. "The true story of the stupendous adventures of Manjiro, the Japanese who twice chan ged worlds: once in 1841 when he was shipwrecked, rescued by a Massachusetts whaler and carried to its home port, thousands of miles and centuries away from the Forbidden Kingdom; and ten years later, when, well versed in Occidental ideas and technical skills, he resolved to risk execution by returning to backward, archaic Japan." -from the dj. Very good in chipped dustjacket. 27.50

Title: Voyager to Destiny : The amazing adventures of Manjiro, the man who changed worlds twice.

Author Name: WARINNER, Emily V.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Bobbs Merrill , Indianapolis, 1956,:

Seller ID: 21313

Keywords: NAUTICAL JAPAN WHALING UNITED STATES BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES SHIPWRECKS,