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the starving time was a winter in Jamestown that led the residents to eat what

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  • Humans!

    Recent scientific evidence suggests that during the starving time, the residents of the Jamestown Colony resorted to cannibalism, that is, the eating of dead humans.

    Eventually, the growing of tobacco took and Jamestown was able to take hold as a successful colony but during the starving time, Jamestown went from 500 colonists to 60.

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