Essays Tagged: "Last of the Mohicans"

Last of the Mohicans

Last of the Mohicans is set in 1757 in the third year of a war in North America over land and territ ... lish and the French, but each side has taken up Indian allies to assist them. The main story in the Last of the Mohicans is the love of an adopted Mohican, Hawk-eye, and Cora, the daughter of an Engli ...

(4 pages) 146 0 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The last of the Mohicans" James Fenimore Cooper

The story The Last Of The Mohicans takes place in eastern Canada and in the area of modern New York State. This ar ... e killed. Chingachgook and Uncas are the only Mohicans left and when Uncas dies Chingachgook is the last one giving the book its title.The main character of the book is Hawkeye. Hawkeye is described a ... tells him that it will because he is Mohican at heart.The most interesting part of the book was the last battle on the rocks. The battles are the easiest to understand. They are also the most exciting ...

(2 pages) 115 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Movie: "The Last of the Mohicans". Covers the aspects of an American Romantic Hero. Nathaniel is proven to be a Romantic Hero in this essay with examples from the movie.

The Last of the MohicansEveryone has fantasies of being a super hero and leaping tall buildings in a sin ... nding their country or saving the woman they love. This is just how Nathaniel felt in the movie The Last of the Mohicans (released to movie theatres in 1992 and directed by Michael Mann). The movie ta ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

American Romanticism in Last of Mohicans.

The movie version of Last of the Mohicans is a cinematic masterpiece. The movie does not follow the story very heavily, b ...

(2 pages) 68 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"The Last Of The Mohicans" by James Cooper.

The Last of the MohicansThe Last of the Mohicans is about the subject of the frontier and the people who ... coping with his frontier, trying to conquer, tame and possess it.James Cooper wrote 30 novels. The Last of the Mohicans was published in two volumes. It was the second of five books which dealt with ... gin a bloody massacre and Magua once again captures the two women.Munro, Heyward, Uncas, who is the last of the Mohican tribe, and Hawkeye go after the two women. Fighting develops among the Hurons an ...

(3 pages) 92 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

"The Last of the Mohicans" - Accuracy Report

Assessment TaskFilm Study"Last of the Mohicans"Question: "To what extent is the film 'The Last of the Mohicans' an accurate po ... what extent is the film 'The Last of the Mohicans' an accurate portrayal of historical events?""The last of the Mohicans", the film, was based on a novel by James Fenemore Cooper. It is a fictional st ... ere was an existence of the three heroes (Nathaniel/Hawkeye, Uncas and Chingachcook) said to be the last of the Mohicans.Munro didn't send for his daughters in the middle of the war so they couldn't h ...

(5 pages) 108 2 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Historical Research Report: The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper

The Last of the Mohicans Historical ReportThe novel, The Last of The Mohicans, by James Fenimore Cooper ... his story are the British, the colonists, the Delawares, the Huron, the French , and of course, the last remaining members of the once great Mohican tribe; the Iroquois, which were ancient enemies of ... ersmen would travel through Cooperstown. In the particular novel being addressed in this paper, The Last of the Mohicans, Natty goes by the frontier name given him, Hawkeye.A Plot SummaryThere are sev ...

(9 pages) 79 0 3.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Last Of The Mohicans - Book Report

The Last Of The Mohicans is an action packed, romantic and adventurous drama, set during the peak of the ... ican tribe. This then goes out to become the story and explains the title, it is the journey of the last of the mohican tribe in their quest to hold their lives and their tribe.The entire plot then re ... e, for he is still there with him. Tamenund laments the decline of the Indians and the death of the last of the Mohicans.The Book Is a classic insight into the past and more importatntly the history o ...

(2 pages) 61 1 3.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Last of the Mohicans F.Cooper

In many ways Cooper's "The Last of the Mohicans" is the first American adventure novel, the first American popular novel, and t ... he symbol of a people who have died out. He has the nature of an Indian, but very gentle. He is the last of the Mohicans. Uncas is extremely bright and intelligent. Maybe he is a little bit idealised ... f the task is crucial, a means of life and death.These tree main native characters in Cooper's "The Last of The Mohicans" greatly differ from each other. However they are all children of nature, peopl ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Last of the Mohicans - The Power of Love (film version)

The Last of the Mohicans - The Power of LoveThe Last of the Mohicans is a film based on the novel of the ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper - links to romanticism.

r, the author of the Leather stocking Tales that included five historical novels (The Pioneers, The Last of the Mohicans, The Prairie, The Pathfinder, and The Deerslayer) was one of America's first su ... s the "noble" savage, but also, enclosed adventure and quests. One of his most important works, The Last of the Mohicans, is a novel about national, cultural, social, gender and racial equality.The La ...

(7 pages) 59 0 4.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay on the Yearling Books Publication

joined the distinguished ranks of Robinson Crusoe (1719), Two Years Before the Mast (1840), and The Last of the Mohicans (1826)-all books not originally intended for children that nevertheless have be ... research for the imaginative creation of character may be one of the defects that doomed Rawlings' last and most ambitious novel, The Sojourner (1953), which is set in upstate New York. The novel was ...

(13 pages) 17 1 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Difference in the Mix: "The Last of the Mohicans" by James Fenimore Cooper

In The Last of the Mohicans, a book by James Fenimore Cooper written in 1826 has as part of its plot a kidn ... masters of the earth, and the time of the red-men has not yet come again...." (L. Cooper 476). This last line is the defining implication of his message Cooper wants to point out. The death of Cora at ... love; hence, the spared life to continue in the new frontier.Works CitedCooper, James Fenimore. The Last of the Mohicans: A Narrative of 1757. Reprinted1993. New York: Penguin Press.Cooper, James Feni ...

(7 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Last Of The Mohicans

LAST OF THE MOHICANS The Last of the Mohicans is a motion picture based on the American frontier and ... y and take the Huron tribe. Chingachgook gets his revenge for his son's death by killing Mangua.The Last of the Mohicans showed the American frontier along with its vicious savages, rugged frontiersme ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Last Of The Mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans is a popular story ever since James Fenimore Cooper wrote the novel in the earl ... eleine Stowe) and Alice (Johdi May) Munro their father, is attacked by a war party, Hawkeye and the last of the mohican people, Uncas and Chingachgook, step in to save the day. This initiates an excit ...

(1 pages) 593 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Last of The Mohicans - letter from Cora Munro to her sister about the difficulties of living in the New World

been here our loving father had his heart ripped out and eaten by an angry Indian named Magua. (The Last of the Mohicans) He is against us because we are of the Mohicans. You are putting your well bei ... not upheld because the colonies came back from war to find their families and friends killed. ( The Last of the Mohicans)The English also have attempted to force feudalism on North America. (Out of Ma ...

(3 pages) 14 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper

The Last of the MohicansThe Last of the Mohicans is supposed to be an adventure book crammed full of act ... ict what is going to happen next. I must agree with Mark Twain's point of view that the plot of The Last of the Mohicans or books written by Cooper in general, have the distinctive quality of wanting ...

(3 pages) 13 0 4.5 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The nobel savage in the last o

The Nobel Savage in the Novel The Last of the Mohicans The novel The Last of the Mohicans is said to be the worst of James Fenimore Co ... eing works of art that directly reflect their actions and views of themselves and others. The novel Last of the Mohicans can be regarded as a work of art for the role of the Natives, story line and vi ...

(4 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Last of the Mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans is a classic story set in the 1700's. During this time, the war between the Fre ... e many prominent characters in the book. These include Chingachgook and his son, Uncas, who are the last remaining Mohicans and the protagonists of the story. Another was Hawk-eye, who is a white man ...

(4 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

last of the mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans Film Analysis The Last of the Mohicans is a historic film produced in 1992 by ... killer but Magua kills him. Magua also dies by the death of a bullet through Hawkeye. Uncas was the Last of the Mohicans. The movie portrays two major historical points; Anglo-Americans were the vict ... nd love. I believe the picture it portrays in your mind is truly an art form. Also, the idea of the last of the Mohican tribe is a great way to evaluate history by making it interesting and also givin ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Nov/2013

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History