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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... "
Biography and History of the Indians of North America: Comprising a General ... - Page 8
by Samuel G. Drake - 1834 - 541 pages
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A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and ..., Volume 13

John Pinkerton - Voyages and travels - 1812
...but the conclufion was, two great ftones were brought before Powhatan ; then as many as could laid hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid...clubs to beat out his brains, Pocahontas, the King's deareft daughter, when no intreaty could prevail, got his head in her arms, and laid her own upon his...
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The Trve Travels, Adventvres and Observations of Captaine Iohn ..., Volume 1

John Smith - America - 1819
...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 his head, and being ready with their clubs, to beate out his braines, Pocahontas the Kings dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevaile, got...
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The Confessions of Cuthburt: A Ballad ; Bunker Hill : a Poem ; Migration : a ...

Sydney Melmoth - 1827 - 124 pages
...two great stones were brought before Powhatan: then as many as could, laid hands on him, dragged bin. to them, and thereon laid his head, and being ready...brains, Pocahontas, the King's dearest daughter, when no mercy could prevail, got his head in her arms, and laid her own upon his to save him from death : whereupon...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge

1837
...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...when no entreaty could prevail, got his head in her arms, and laid her own upon his to save him from death : whereat the emperour was contented he should...
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The Family Magazine, Volume 4

1837
...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...when no entreaty could prevail, got his head in her arms, and laid her own upon his to save him from death : whereat the emperour was contented he should...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: Comprising a General ...

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1837
...the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan — then as many as could lay bands on him, dragged him to them and thereon laid his head,...dearest daughter, when no entreaty could prevail, got liis head in her armes, and laid her own upon his, to save him from death. Powhatan was unable to resist...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge..., Volume 4

1837
...before Powhatan : then as many as could laid hands on him, dragged him to them, and thereon laid Ins head, and being ready with their clubs, to beat out his brains, Pocahontas, the king's dearest danghter, when no entreaty could prevail, got his head in her arms, and laid her own upon his to save...
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The Washington Guide: Containing Capt. John Smith's Account of the ...

William Elliot - Botany - 1837 - 310 pages
...consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan : then as many as could lay hands on him dragged him to them, and 6 thereon layed his head, and being ready with their clubs to beat out his brains, Pocahontas, the...
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The Book of the Indians: Or, Biography and History of the Indians of North ...

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1841 - 708 pages
...consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Poiehatan — then as many as could lay hands on him, dragged him to them...when no entreaty could prevail, got his head in her annes, and laid her own upon his, to save him from death." Poiehatan was unable to resist the extraordinary...
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The Journal of Civilization: Established for the Promotion of Civilization ...

Civilization - 1851
...great stones were brought before Powhatan ; then as many as could laid hands on him (the captain), and dragged him to them, and thereon laid his head ; and...brains, Pocahontas, the king's dearest daughter, when no intreaty could prevail, got his head in her arms, and laid her own upon his to save him from death...
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