This engaging new series of leveled biographies brings history to life one dramatic story at a time. By focusing on poignant moments as well as public triumphs, Amazing Americans makes paragons of American history feel accessible and real. When Pocahontas, the daughter of Chief Powhatan and a Native American princess was kidnapped by the British colonists, who knew what would happen next? She used her knowledge of both Native American and colonist civilizations, along with her courage and compassionate nature, to help create peace between the two cultures. She remains an important part of American history to this day.