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    Manjiro's "Bowditch"
    From: Frank Reed
    Date: 2014 Jul 12, 16:46 -0700

    While I'm thinking of it, Ger Tysk (or anyone else), do you have any information on Nakahama John Manjiro's translation of Nathaniel Bowditch's "New American Practical Navigator"? I'm a fan of Manjiro's story, and, of course, interested in navigation. I have heard that none of the translations survive, but that could easily be wrong. Are there any portions that have survived? Any commentaries on it or reviews of it?

    Frank Reed
    Conanicut Island USA

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