Book Discussion on Drifting Toward the Southeast

Co-editors Joseph Thomas and Junji Kitadai talked about their book, Drifting Toward the Southeast: The Story of Five Japanese Castaways,… read more

Co-editors Joseph Thomas and Junji Kitadai talked about their book, Drifting Toward the Southeast: The Story of Five Japanese Castaways, published by Spinner Publications. In the book, the editors provide the first English language account of John Manjiro’s 1852 voyage to the United States. This version of the book includes calligraphy and paintings from the original work. Mr. Thomas showed slides of many of the pictures from the book. close

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Book Discussion on Drifting Toward the Southeast

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Program ID:
181184-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 24, 2004
Last Aired:
Feb 20, 2005

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  • May 24, 2004 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 2004 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 16, 2005 | 5:44am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 20, 2005 | 5:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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