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<i>Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Legacies in American History</i> by Cyndi Spindell Berck (review)

Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Legacies in American History by Cyndi Spindell Berck... b ook r eviews Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Leg- some sort of spiritual role in her tribe. When acies in American History. b y c yndi Spindell encountering historical controversies, such as b erck. (Alexandria: c ommonwealth b ooks of the veracity of Smith’s tale of being saved from Virginia, 2015. Pp. 271, introduction, r-efer execution by Pocahonta bs, erck discusses a ences, index, 28 blac a k- nd- white images, 7 range of theories before expressing her own black- and- white maps.) conclusions. u l timately, regarding that debate, she concludes that “John Smith was much too k ristina Downs attached to his head” (p. 26) to have made up Indiana University the entire rescue scenario, since it would have meant lying to the Queen, but that it was likely o Th ugh c yndi Spindell b erck’s book is called an adoption ceremony he misunderstood. An- Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Legacies thropologists have previously suggested the in American History, only a small portion of theado ption theory, bb uer t ck’s reasoning for ac- work actually focuses on the two women namcep ed ting it is intriguing, if perhaps not totally in the title o . nly http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of American Folklore American Folklore Society

<i>Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Legacies in American History</i> by Cyndi Spindell Berck (review)

Journal of American Folklore , Volume 130 (518) – Oct 26, 2017

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American Folklore Society
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Copyright © 2008 the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois.
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1535-1882

Abstract

b ook r eviews Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Leg- some sort of spiritual role in her tribe. When acies in American History. b y c yndi Spindell encountering historical controversies, such as b erck. (Alexandria: c ommonwealth b ooks of the veracity of Smith’s tale of being saved from Virginia, 2015. Pp. 271, introduction, r-efer execution by Pocahonta bs, erck discusses a ences, index, 28 blac a k- nd- white images, 7 range of theories before expressing her own black- and- white maps.) conclusions. u l timately, regarding that debate, she concludes that “John Smith was much too k ristina Downs attached to his head” (p. 26) to have made up Indiana University the entire rescue scenario, since it would have meant lying to the Queen, but that it was likely o Th ugh c yndi Spindell b erck’s book is called an adoption ceremony he misunderstood. An- Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Legacies thropologists have previously suggested the in American History, only a small portion of theado ption theory, bb uer t ck’s reasoning for ac- work actually focuses on the two women namcep ed ting it is intriguing, if perhaps not totally in the title o . nly

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Journal of American FolkloreAmerican Folklore Society

Published: Oct 26, 2017

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