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15 holds on 3 copies

Summary: 1619. The British colony of Jamestown, Virginia is shaken up when the first women in twelve years land in this breathtaking wilderness. While love triangles, bitter rivalries, and fierce competition cause conflict for the residents and the native inhabitants, the Pamunkey, they are bound together by their resolute will to survive and thrive in their new lives.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Price, David A. (David Andrew)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 975.5425 PRI

Hermes, Patricia

Summary: In 1611, ten-year-old Elizabeth continues a journal of her experiences living in Jamestown, as her brother Caleb rejoins the family, a new strict governor comes to the colony, and her father considers remarriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Herme

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J MA E3

Marcovitz, Hal.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 2002

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB SMITH MAR

McCartney, Martha W.

Summary: "A detailed look at the people associated with Jamestown from its founding in 1607 to 1800. Based on government records and private archives, it provides historical biographies of several distinct groups of people: Jamestown Island landowners, public officials, Native-American leaders, and African Americans associated with Jamestown. It also covers more than a thousand people who did not own...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 2012

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3755 McCAR

Hermes, Patricia

Summary: Nine-year-old Elizabeth keeps a journal of her experiences in the New World as she encounters Indians, suffers hunger and the death of friends, and helps her father build their first home.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Series Hermes 2000

Higgins, Melissa

Summary: Explores the people and events which led to the formation of the Jamestown Colony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 975.5425 HIG

Benoit, Peter

Summary: Describes the rocky and often deadly beginnings of the English colony of Jamestown in the early 1600s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 975.502 BEN

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 975.5425 BEN

Kelso, William M.

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Virginia Press 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.21 KEL

Lange, Karen E.

Summary: 1607: A New Look at Jamestown is the ultimate book for the 400th anniversary of America's first settlement. With its expert appraisal of the latest archaeological evidence, this National Geographic title stands alone in its timely authority and its visual appeal. Author Karen Lange's gripping narrative incorporates analysis of the very latest discoveries from the Jamestown site. The text,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 975.5425 LAN

O'Dell, Scott

Summary: In the early seventeenth century, Serena Lynn, determined to be with the man she has loved since childhood, travels to the New World and comes to know the hardships of colonial life and the extraordinary Princess Pocahontas.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1987

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ODE

McAneney, Caitie

Summary: Jamestown is celebrated as the first permanent English settlement in North America, but underneath the well-known history is a darker past. In its beginning years, Jamestown was far from successful. In fact, most colonists who came to Jamestown never left; they died shortly after arriving. This fascinating book delves into the challenges of the colony, revealing its successes, tragedies, and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 975.5 MCA

Glover, Lorri

Summary: Floundering from two years of warfare with Indians and dissent among the settlers, the Virginia Company was about to collapse. To rescue the doomed colonists and restore order, the company chose a new leader, Thomas Gates. Nine ships left Plymouth in the summer of 1609--the largest fleet England had ever assembled--and sailed into the teeth of a storm.... The inspiration for Shakespeare's The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.21 GLO

Walker, Sally M.

Summary: This book reports on the work of forensic scientists who are excavating grave sites in James Fort, in Jamestown, Virginia, to understand the people who lived in the Chesapeake Bay area in the 1600s and 1700s.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 614.17 WAL

Woodward, Hobson.

Contents: Poet of London -- Aboard for Jamestown -- Ocean bound -- Hurricane -- Rogue wave -- Devil's land -- Angel's garden -- New life -- Rebellion -- Away to Virginia -- Relief from home -- Forest people -- Blood in the snow -- Poison -- Bound for England -- Blackfriars surprise -- Bermuda ghosts -- After the storm.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.9163 WOO

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Summary: Season two follows Queen Elizabeth through the late 1950s and early '60s as she struggles to navigate a world that's changing around her. She must face the challenges of a new era, from the Suez Canal crisis to the assassination of John F. Kennedy, while preserving both the monarchy and her marriage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD CRO

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5 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CRO

Hermes, Patricia

Summary: Nine-year-old Elizabeth keeps a journal of her experiences in the New World as she encounters Indians, suffers hunger and the death of friends, and helps her father build their first home."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2001

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Herme

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Herme

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Carbone, Elisa Lynn.

Summary: Traveling to the New World in 1606 as the page to Captain John Smith, twelve-year-old orphan Samuel Collier settles in the new colony of James Town, where he must quickly learn to distinguish between friend and foe.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CAR

Woolley, Benjamin.

Summary: Four centuries ago, a group of men--led by a one-armed ex-pirate, an epileptic aristocrat, a reprobate cleric and a government spy--left London aboard a fleet of three ships to start a new life in America. They arrived in Virginia in the spring of 1607 and set about trying to create a settlement on a tiny island in the James River. Despite their shortcomings, and against the odds, they built...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 975.54251 WOO

Summary: On the 400th anniversary of Jamestown, science is revealing the truth behind the myth, a saga of adventure, greed, and savagery. Archaeologists have discovered the site of Chief Powhatan's capital, the spot where John Smith met him and his daughter.

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Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH 2007

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV POC

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Summary: Set amidst the first encounter of European and Native American cultures during the founding of the Jamestown Virginia settlement in 1607, this film tells the classic tale of Pocahontas and her relationships with adventurer John Smith and aristocrat John Rolfe. The journey of love lost and found again takes her from the untouched beauty of the Virginia wilderness to the upper crust of English...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA NEW

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Summary: The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world's most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2017

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Cr 1

Benoit, Peter

Summary: Describes the rocky and often deadly beginnings of the English colony of Jamestown in the early 1600s.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

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Summary: Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two sons Cesare and Juan, and his daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2011

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