How They Croaked: Pocahontas

By: James Burgoon

A Quick Summary of Pocahontas

Pocahontas was a young Indian princess. When we think of princess, we think of a spoiled brat, and in her language, "Pocahontas" means spoiled child.


During her fathers reign on the Indian tribe, English settlers were trying to overrun the land to expand.


After fighting with the settlers for so long, they left but they had also kidnapped Pocahontas and took her to England.



After spending many years in England, Pocahontas developed Tuberculosis and then later died, on March 21, 1617.

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