Flashcards in chp. 8 - the invitation Deck (11):
how many barrels if spermaceti whale oil are on the John Howland?
when does the John Howland reach the Sandwich Islands?
November 8, 1841
what does Manjiro compare to the sails of the ship?
who is described as "an honest and fair-minded man, pious and plainspoken"?
who communicate's Captain Whitfield's request for Manjiro to accompany him to America?
who say "perhaps you should take the advice of your pillow"?
who wrote the poem Manjiro quotes to Goemon?
what does Manjiro believe is the meaning of the poem?
people can do great things in their lives
who does Goemon think are the only people who can do great things?
shoguns, daimyo, and captains
what does Manjiro believe he will have a chance to have if he goes with Captain Whitfield?
a chance to learn, see the world, and have a father