skip to content
Love and hate in Jamestown : John Smith, Pocahontas, and the heart of a new nation Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Love and hate in Jamestown : John Smith, Pocahontas, and the heart of a new nation

Author: David A Price
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2005, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In 1606, approximately 105 British colonists sailed to America, seeking gold and a trade route to the Pacific. Instead, they found disease, hunger, and hostile natives. Ill prepared for such hardship, the men responded with incompetence and infighting; only the leadership of Captain John Smith averted doom for the first permanent English settlement in the New World.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Named Person: John Smith; Pocahontas; Pocahontas; John Smith
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David A Price
ISBN: 9780307426703 030742670X
OCLC Number: 712671777
Description: 1 online resource (305 pages) : maps
Responsibility: David A. Price.

Abstract:

In 1606, approximately 105 British colonists sailed to America, seeking gold and a trade route to the Pacific. Instead, they found disease, hunger, and hostile natives. Ill prepared for such hardship, the men responded with incompetence and infighting; only the leadership of Captain John Smith averted doom for the first permanent English settlement in the New World.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/712671777> # Love and hate in Jamestown : John Smith, Pocahontas, and the heart of a new nation
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "712671777" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{D9A8CAD5-7704-4503-8B76-C8FAC0704428}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Place/virginia> ; # Virginia
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205035> ; # Virginia--Jamestown.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969743> ; # Indians of North America--First contact with Europeans
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1074484> ; # Powhatan Indians
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Place/jamestown_va> ; # Jamestown (Va.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Topic/powhatan_indians_virginia_jamestown_history_17th_century> ; # Powhatan Indians--Virginia--Jamestown--History--17th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Topic/history_united_states_state_&_local_south_al_ar_fl_ga_ky_la_ms_nc_sc_tn_va_wv> ; # HISTORY--United States--State & Local--South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Person/smith_john_1580_1631> ; # John Smith
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204597> ; # Virginia.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/84103596> ; # Pocahontas
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/4952029> ; # John Smith
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Event/1600_1775> ; # 1600-1775
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/975.5425101/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Topic/indians_of_north_america_first_contact_with_europeans_virginia_jamestown> ; # Indians of North America--First contact with Europeans--Virginia--Jamestown
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Person/pocahontas_1617> ; # Pocahontas
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/228385701> ; # David Andrew Price
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "In 1606, approximately 105 British colonists sailed to America, seeking gold and a trade route to the Pacific. Instead, they found disease, hunger, and hostile natives. Ill prepared for such hardship, the men responded with incompetence and infighting; only the leadership of Captain John Smith averted doom for the first permanent English settlement in the New World."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/204273201> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Love and hate in Jamestown : John Smith, Pocahontas, and the heart of a new nation"@en ;
   schema:productID "712671777" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712671777#PublicationEvent/new_york_vintage_books_2005_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Agent/vintage_books> ; # Vintage Books
   schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
   schema:url <http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0111-1/D9A/8CA/D5/LoveandHateinJamestownJohnSmithPocaho9780307426703.epub> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{D9A8CAD5-7704-4503-8B76-C8FAC0704428}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=D9A8CAD5-7704-4503-8B76-C8FAC0704428&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=D9A8CAD5-7704-4503-8B76-C8FAC0704428> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=720033> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307426703> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712671777> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Person/pocahontas_1617> # Pocahontas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:deathDate "1617" ;
   schema:givenName "Pocahontas" ;
   schema:name "Pocahontas" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Person/smith_john_1580_1631> # John Smith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1580" ;
   schema:deathDate "1631" ;
   schema:familyName "Smith" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Smith" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Place/jamestown_va> # Jamestown (Va.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Jamestown (Va.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Topic/history_united_states_state_&_local_south_al_ar_fl_ga_ky_la_ms_nc_sc_tn_va_wv> # HISTORY--United States--State & Local--South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "HISTORY--United States--State & Local--South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Topic/indians_of_north_america_first_contact_with_europeans_virginia_jamestown> # Indians of North America--First contact with Europeans--Virginia--Jamestown
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85065267> ;
   schema:name "Indians of North America--First contact with Europeans--Virginia--Jamestown"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/204273201#Topic/powhatan_indians_virginia_jamestown_history_17th_century> # Powhatan Indians--Virginia--Jamestown--History--17th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85106022> ;
   schema:name "Powhatan Indians--Virginia--Jamestown--History--17th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1074484> # Powhatan Indians
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Powhatan Indians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204597> # Virginia.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Virginia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205035> # Virginia--Jamestown.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Virginia--Jamestown." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969743> # Indians of North America--First contact with Europeans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Indians of North America--First contact with Europeans"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/228385701> # David Andrew Price
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1961" ;
   schema:familyName "Price" ;
   schema:givenName "David Andrew" ;
   schema:givenName "David A." ;
   schema:name "David Andrew Price" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4952029> # John Smith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1580" ;
   schema:deathDate "1631" ;
   schema:familyName "Smith" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Smith" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84103596> # Pocahontas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:deathDate "1617" ;
   schema:givenName "Pocahontas" ;
   schema:name "Pocahontas" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307426703>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "030742670X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780307426703" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712671777>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/712671777> ; # Love and hate in Jamestown : John Smith, Pocahontas, and the heart of a new nation
   schema:dateModified "2017-10-21" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.