Books | Videos | CDs


Humanity Above Nation: The Impact of Manjiro and Heco on America and Japan
Item No.: 152267
$3.00

Quantity:




gift wrap?: 




From the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii and The Joseph Heco Society of Hawaii. Pamphlet from the Humanity Above Nation exhibition.

John Manjiro and Joseph Heco were sailors shipwrecked and rescued by American ships during the period when Japan was closed to the world. They were brought to the United States before eventually returning to Japan. With their knowledge of English and American culture, they were able to contribute towards Japanís emergence in the modern world. Paper: 41 pp.


CURRENT MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM ENJOY A 10% DISCOUNT ON PURCHASES! Just type in your membership number and expiration date when prompted on the order form. You can join or renew your membership online!! You will receive your member discount on any purchases made on the same order. See the contributions section for more information or other ways to support our programs.

Home l Info l Contact Us l Index l Privacy Policy