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John Smith, Gentleman Adventurer

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsHarry B. Lachman (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10509408M
ISBN 100548038538
ISBN 109780548038536
OCLC/WorldCa176940279

Title: The True Travels, Adventures, and Observations of Captain John Smith into Europe, Asia, Africa, and America From Ann. Dom. to Author: John Smith Release Date: J [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE TRUE TRAVELS OF CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH. A gentleman is a lot of things, but there is one aspect that is rarely discussed but equally important: being well-read. This not only applies to keeping up to date in a man's chosen field but also reading for pleasure. We start the list with 10 essential books for the modern gentleman. Captain John Smith. Unknown Artist. When the English arrived and settled Jamestown in May , Pocahontas was about eleven years old. Pocahontas and her father would not meet any Englishmen until the winter of , when Captain John Smith (who is perhaps as famous as Pocahontas) was captured by Powhatan's brother Opechancanough. John Smith was baptised on 6 January at Willoughby [2] near Alford, Lincolnshire, where his parents rented a farm from Lord claimed descent from the ancient Smith family of Cuerdley [3] Lancashire and was educated at King Edward VI Grammar School, Louth, from – [4] After his father died, Smith left home at the age of sixteen and set off to sea.

The Debunking of Smith and Pocahontas. In the late s to the late s, the work of John Gorham Palfrey, Charles Deane, and Henry Adams questioned John Smith's credibility as an historian, especially in regard to the discrepancy between accounts of Smith's captivity in the True Relation (no rescue by Pocahontas) and the Generall Historie (rescue by Pocahontas).


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