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The Resource Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back, Janice P. Nimura

Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back, Janice P. Nimura

Label
Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back
Title
Daughters of the samurai
Title remainder
a journey from East to West and back
Statement of responsibility
Janice P. Nimura
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1871, five young girls were sent by the Japanese government to the United States. Their mission: learn Western ways and return to help nurture a new generation of enlightened men to lead Japan."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 920.72
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.J3
LC item number
N484 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back, Janice P. Nimura
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Samurai daughter -- The war of the Year of the Dragon -- "A little leaven" -- "An expedition of practical observers" -- "Interesting strangers" -- Finding families -- Growing up American -- At Vassar -- The journey "home" -- Two weddings -- Getting along alone -- Alice in Tokyo -- Advances and retreats -- The Women's Home School of English -- Endings
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393077995
Lccn
2014046933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
  • ocn891611002
  • (OCoLC)891611002
Label
Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back, Janice P. Nimura
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Samurai daughter -- The war of the Year of the Dragon -- "A little leaven" -- "An expedition of practical observers" -- "Interesting strangers" -- Finding families -- Growing up American -- At Vassar -- The journey "home" -- Two weddings -- Getting along alone -- Alice in Tokyo -- Advances and retreats -- The Women's Home School of English -- Endings
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393077995
Lccn
2014046933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
  • ocn891611002
  • (OCoLC)891611002

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