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Smith, John

Karen Ordahl Kupperman

in The Oxford Companion to United States History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195082098
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891092
Smith, John

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(1580–1631), colonial historian and promoter, governor of Virginia. Captain John Smith, by his own account, saved the Jamestown

Reference Entry.  319 words. 

Subjects: United States History

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