The True Story of Pocahontas

The True Story of Pocahontas

Book - 1994
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Random House, Inc.
Illus. in full color. Filled with suspense, romance, and historical details, here's a very young biography of the Powhatan Indian princess who played a vital role in early Colonial and Native American relations.

Baker & Taylor
An easy-to-read biography of Pocahontas follows the life of the Powhatan Indian girl who played a key role in the early history of America.

Baker
& Taylor

Tells the story of the Powhatan Indian woman and the important role she played in American history

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1994
ISBN: 9780679961666
0679961666
Branch Call Number: j Biography P75p, Easy
Characteristics: 47 p. : coll. ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Johnson, Pamela 1949-

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CabotMama
Jun 06, 2018

Good presentation of simple facts about Pocahontas; however, the illustrations are seriously misleading. Native Americans did not dress half-naked in the dead of winter when the swamps were frozen over with ice. I had to constantly remind my 2nd grader of this error in the illustrations because she kept asking "How can they survive like that in the snow? Why aren't they wearing clothes when it's so cold outside?" Also, while the ending is more or less true (Pocahontas lived in England the rest of her days), she was heading back home but became ill and died. She did not grow old in England, never wanting to return. Rather misleading choice of words for the ending.

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