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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... "
The Family Magazine - Page 88
1837
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Powhatan's World and Colonial Virginia: A Conflict of Cultures

Frederic W. Gleach - History - 2000 - 243 pages
...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, and another brought him...bunch of feathers, instead of a towel, to dry them. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but...
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The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800

Myra Jehlen, Michael Warner - History - 1997 - 1118 pages
...before the King, all the people gave a great shout. The Queene of Appamatuck was appointed to bring me, some of the bignesse of Walnuts, some farre greater, in stead of a Towell to dry them: having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could,...
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Events that Changed America Through the Seventeenth Century

John Findling - History - 2000 - 193 pages
...distrust continued when, in 1608, Smith was "captured" by the Powhatans. Smith described his situation: A long consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before [Wahunsonacock]: then as many as could lay hands on [me], dragged [me] to them, and thereon laid [my]...
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Amazons, Savages, and Machiavels: Travel and Colonial Writing in English ...

Andrew Hadfield - History - 2001 - 321 pages
...The Queene of 1 F1nest artire. a Racoon; a frequent early spelling. Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, in stead of a Towell to dry them: having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could,...
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Research Methods

Laurie Rozakis - Reference - 2004 - 327 pages
...before the King, all the people gave a great shout. The Queen of Appamatuck was appointed to bring him a bunch of feathers, instead of a towel, to dry them. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but...
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A Primary Source History of the Colony of Virginia

Sandra Whiteknact - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 64 pages
...before the King, all the people gave a great shout. The Queen of Appomattoc was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...bunch of feathers, instead of a towel, to dry them; having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but...
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