The Boy and the SamuraiBook - 1991
Having grown up as an orphan of the streets while sixteenth-century Japan is being ravaged by civil war, Saru seeks to help a samurai rescue his wife from imprisonment by a warlord so they can all flee to a more peaceful life.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991
Characteristics: xiv, 221 p. ; 22 cm
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