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Pocahontas

(2003)
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In striking counterpoint to the conventional account, Pocahontas is a bold biography that tells the extraordinary story of the beloved Indian maiden from a Native American perspective.

Dr. Paula Gunn Allen, the acknowledged founder of Native American literary studies, draws on sources often overlooked by Western historians and offers remarkable new insights into the adventurous life and sacred role of this foremost A                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    heroine. Gunn Allen reveals why so many have revered Pocahontas as the female counterpart to the father of our nation, George Washington.

    

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Hardback Editions

October 2003 : USA Hardback
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Title: Pocahontas: Medicine Woman, Spy, Entrepreneur, Diplomat
Author(s): Paula Gunn Allen
ISBN: 0-06-053687-X / 978-0-06-053687-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperSanFrancisco
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Paperback Editions

October 2004 : USA Paperback
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Title: Pocahontas: Medicine Woman, Spy, Entrepreneur, Diplomat
Author(s): Paula Gunn Allen
ISBN: 0-06-073060-9 / 978-0-06-073060-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperOne
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