Pocahontas: The True Story

Pocahontas: The True Story
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Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale, but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys and manipulation of history.