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" Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan : then as many as could laid hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid his head,... "
Wisconsin Journal of Education - Seite 180
1900
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Voyages in Print: English Narratives of Travel to America 1576-1624

Mary C. Fuller - 1995 - 210 Seiten
...record the substance of, and finally stones are brought out on which his head is laid for execution, "and being ready with their clubs, to beate out his braines, Pocahontas the Kings dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevaile, got his head in her armes, and laid her owne...
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Powhatan's World and Colonial Virginia: A Conflict of Cultures

Frederic W. Gleach - 2000 - 243 Seiten
...their necks. At his entrance before the king all the people gave a great shout. The queen of Appomattox was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands,...laid his head, and being ready with their clubs to beat out his brains. Pocahontas, the king's dearest daughter, when no entreaty could prevail, got his...
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The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800

Myra Jehlen, Michael Warner - 1997 - 1118 Seiten
...held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan: then as many as could layd an English corsetmaker, Paine was in London lobbying Parliament on behalf of excise collectors when Kings dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevaile, got his head in her armes, and laid her owne...
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Portraits of American Women: From Settlement to the Present

G. J. Barker-Benfield, Catherine Clinton - 1998 - 603 Seiten
...held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan: then as many as could layd hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid...their clubs, to beate out his braines, Pocahontas the Kings dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevail, got his head in her armes, and laid her owne...
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to American Literature

Laurie E. Rozakis - 1999 - 468 Seiten
...Powhatan's house. Smith's account: "At his entrance before the King, all the people gave a great shout... [A] long consultation was held, but the conclusion...laid his head, and being ready with their clubs, to beat out his brains, Pocahontas the King's dearest daughter, when no entreaty would prevail, got his...
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From Islands to Portraits: Four Literary Variations

Sergio Perosa - 2000 - 111 Seiten
...held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan: then as many as could layd hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid...their clubs, to beate out his braines, Pocahontas the Kings dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevaile, got his head in her armes, and laid her owne...
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The Boisterous Sea of Liberty: A Documentary History of America from ...

David Brion Davis, Steven Mintz - 1998 - 608 Seiten
...was: two great stones were brought before Powhatan; then as many as could laid hands on him [Smith], dragged him to them, and thereon laid his head, and being ready with their clubs to beat out his brains, Pocahontas, the king's dearest daughter, when no entreaty could prevail, got his...
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Amazons, Savages, and Machiavels: Travel and Colonial Writing in English ...

Andrew Hadfield - 2001 - 321 Seiten
...held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan: then as many as could layd hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid...their clubs, to beate out his braines, Pocahontas the Kings dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevaile, got his head in her armes, and laid her owne...
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The Female American; or, The Adventures of Unca Eliza Winkfield

Unca Eliza Winkfield - 2000 - 196 Seiten
...held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan: then as many as could layd hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid...ready with their clubs, to beate out his braines, Pocai Smith, taken captive. save him from death: whereat the Emperour was contented he should live...
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Big Chief Elizabeth: The Adventures and Fate of the First English Colonists ...

Giles Milton - 2001 - 368 Seiten
..."Two great stones were brought before Powhatan. Then, as many as could, layd hands on him [Smith], dragged him to them, and thereon laid his head, and...ready with their clubs to beate out his braines." They were just about to crack open his skull when "Pocahontas, the King's dearest daughter, when no...
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