Pocahontas’s People: The Powhatan Indians Of Virginia Through Four Centuries


Author: Helen C. Rountree


Events that shaped the lives of the Powhatan Indians of Virginia, from their first encounter with Spanish missionaries in 1570, the arrival of English colonist in 1607, and down through their present-day way of life and relationship with the state of Virginia and the federal government.  Starting with an examination of Pocahontas’s “rescue” of John Smith.


Author: Helen C. Rountree

Published: 1996

Pages: 416


ISBN:  9780806128498