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Pocahontas : a life in two worlds

by Jones, Victoria Garrett.

Format: Print Book 2010
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Non-Fiction j 92P POCAHONTAS Jon
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 92P POCAHONTAS Jon
 
 
Summary
The tale of the Powhatan princess from the Virginia woodlands is one of the best known and most loved in American history. While myth and legend have clouded some of the details, time has not diminished her bravery, selflessness, and commitment to peace. Nearly four centuries after her death, Pocahontas remains an inspiration, and her story will captivate every young reader.
Contents
Introduction : different worlds
The Powhatan people
The child Matoaka
From across the sea
Jamestown
Smith's capture
A fateful meeting
Strained relations
Troubled times
On her own
A changed life
Rebecca Rolfe
Death on English soil.

Additional Information
Series Sterling biographies.
Subjects Pocahontas, -- -1617 -- Juvenile literature.
Powhatan Indians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :Sterling,2010
Language English
Description 124 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits (some color) ; 20 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781402768446 (hardcover) :
1402768443 (hardcover)
9781402751585 (pbk.)
1402751583 (pbk.)
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