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CliffsNotes on The Last of the Mohicans is a fanciful and romantic tale of the Mohicans, a disappearing tribe of Native Americans in the frontier. The action centers on a frontier scout during the French and Indian Wars, who plays a part in the wresting of a continent from nature and the original inhabitants.
With expert commentaries and critical analyses, this study guide helps you explore the American Frontier in the mid-eighteenth century and how conflicting forces meet head-on -- with tragic results. You'll also gain insight into the man behind this American classic, James Fenimore Cooper. Other features that help you study include
Character analyses of major players
- Critical essays on the plot, setting, and themes
- A review section that tests your knowledge
- Glossary of key words and terms
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