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Pocahontas
Pocahontas
by Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Paperback from Beautiful Feet Books
ISBN: 1893103285

First published in 1946 with the d'Aulaires's beautiful lithographic prints, this tale of the first colony at Jamestown is told from the perspective of the princess daughter of the mighty chief Powhatan. When the Natives judge the white man's magic as evil, John Smith is condemned to death only the intervention of Pocahontas saves his life and a tentative friendship is established between Pocahontas's tribe and the new colonists. The King of England sends a crown, rich robes and a royal bed to honor Powhatan and he is pleased, but the white man's insistence that the Indians give them corn to sustain them through the long winters threatens their tenuous relationship. Pocahontas's ultimate marriage to John Rolfe, the birth of their son, their voyage to England and presentation to the King and Queen is the stuff of fairy tales except that it is one of the great true stories of America's earliest days.
 
The True Story of Pocahontas (Step-Into-Reading, Step 3)
The True Story of Pocahontas (Step-Into-Reading, Step 3)
by Lucille Rech Penner
Paperback from Random House Books for Young Readers
Media Published: 1994-09-10
ISBN: 0679861661

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.
 
The Princess Pocahontas
The Princess Pocahontas
by Virginia Watson
Paperback from Qontro Classic Books


The Princess Pocahontas is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Virginia Watson is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of Virginia Watson then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.

 
Pocahontas
Pocahontas
by Joseph Bruchac
Paperback from Graphia
ISBN: 0152054650
In 1607, when John Smith and his "Coatmen" arrive in Powhatan to begin settling the colony of Virginia, their relations with the village's inhabitants are anything but warm. Pocahontas, the beloved daughter of the Powhatan chief, is just eleven, but this astute young girl plays a fateful, peaceful role in the destinies of two peoples.
Drawing from the personal journals of John Smith, American Book Award winner Joseph Bruchac reveals an important chapter of history through the eyes of two legendary figures.
Includes an afterword, a glossary, and other historical context.
 
The True Story of Pocahontas: The Other Side of History
The True Story of Pocahontas: The Other Side of History
by Dr. Linwood "Little Bear" Custalow, Angela L. Daniel "Silver Star"
Paperback from Fulcrum Publishing
ISBN: 1555916325
For the first time, the true story of Pocahontas is revealed by her own people.
 
Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma: The American Portraits Series
Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma: The American Portraits Series
by Camilla Townsend
Paperback from Hill and Wang
Media Published: 2005-08-11
ISBN: 0809077388
Camilla Townsend's stunning book differs from all previous biographies of Pocahontas in capturing how similar seventeenth-century Native Americans were--in the way they saw, understood, and struggled to control their world--not only to the invading English but to ourselves.
Neither naïve nor innocent, Indians like Pocahontas and her father, the powerful king Powhatan, confronted the vast might of the English with sophistication, diplomacy, and violence. Indeed, Pocahontas's life is a testament to the subtle intelligence that Native Americans, always aware of their material disadvantages, brought against the military power of the colonizing English. Resistance, espionage, collaboration, deception: Pocahontas's life is shown as a road map to Native American strategies of defiance exercised in the face of overwhelming odds and in the hope for a semblance of independence worth the name.
 
Pocahontas and the Strangers (Scholastic Biography)
Pocahontas and the Strangers (Scholastic Biography)
by Clyde Robert Bulla
Paperback from Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN: 0590434810

A fictionalized account of the life of Pocahontas woven about the few facts known from historical records.
 
Pocahontas (Disney s Pocahontas)
Pocahontas (Disney's Pocahontas)

Sheet music from Hal Leonard Corporation
Media Published: 1995-06-01
ISBN: 0793545072

11 songs from the soundtrack of the Disney hit. Includes: Colors of the Wind * If I Never Knew You * Just Around the Riverbend * Listen With Your Heart * Mine, Mine, Mine * Savages, Parts 1 & 2 * Steady as the Beating Drum (& Reprise) * and The Virginia Company (& Reprise). Also features beautiful, full-color artwork.

 
Pocahontas (The Civilization of the American Indian Series ; V. 93)
by Grace Steele Woodard
Listed under Powhatan Indians

Pocahontas : Medicine Woman, Spy, Entrepreneur, Diplomat
by Paula Gunn Allen
from Harper SanFrancisco

Pocahontas and the Strangers
by Clyde Robert Bulla, Peter Burchard
from Scholastic

Pocahontas : Young Peacemaker
by Leslie Gourse, Meryl Henderson
from Aladdin Library

Walt Disney Pictures Presents Pocahontas/Sheet Music for Piano-Vocal (Disney's Pocahontas)
by Alan Menken, Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
from Hal Leonard

DK Readers: The Story of Pocahontas (Level 2: Beginning to Read Alone)
by Caryn Jenner
from DK Publishing

The Story of Pocahontas (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)
by Brian Doherty, Thea Kliros
from Dover Pubns

The Double Life of Pocahontas
by Jean Fritz, Ed Young
from Putnam Pub Group Juv
 
 

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