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Disney's Pocahontas read-along

Format: Book on Tape 1995
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
South Fayette Township Library Juvenile Picture Book J E DISNEY POCAHANT
Location  South Fayette Township Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Picture Book
 
Call Number  J E DISNEY POCAHANT
 
 
Summary
Natural narrative style interests & encourages a wide audience, including beginning & reluctant readers. Complements history & multicultural studies
Contents
Song: Colors of the wind.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Ages 10^-adult. Vivid artwork, historic reenactments, and focused commentary bring immediacy to this story of the Powhatan princess Pocahontas (1595^-1617). Authenticity as well as veracity underscores this portrait, which stands in contrast to that depicted in Disney's fanciful feature. Here, the carefully positioned camera captures such details as the barren landscape and the Native American village as it was when Englishman John Smith arrived. What happened after Smith was brought before Powhatan and exactly what role Pocahontas played in furthering peace between the Powhatans and the Europeans are probed here by historians. The high-quality visuals, the skillful script, and the illuminating interviews contribute to a fascinating biography of a keen young woman and give insight into the real life of a legendary American figure. Pocahontas is shown to be courageous, caring, and visionary. This absorbing program effectively balances the Disney version. --Nancy McCray"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Disney's read along.
Publisher Burbank, CA :Walt Disney Records,1995
Other Titles Pocahontas (Motion picture)
Pocahontas
Contributors Braybrooks, Ann.
Dotrice, Roy.
Participants/Performers Narrated by Roy Dotrice.
Language English
Notes Series statement from package.
"For convenience, identical recording on both sides of cassette."
Description 1 audiocassette : analog, Dolby processed + 1 book (24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm).
ISBN 1557237395
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