The Last of the Mohicans (Enriched Classics) (Mass Market)

By James Fenimore Cooper

Simon & Schuster, 9781416561446, 592pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/23/2012)
Paperback (2/23/2012)
Paperback (11/23/2011)
Paperback (2/23/2012)
Paperback (10/7/2008)
Paperback (8/12/2017)
Paperback (10/5/2014)
Paperback (1/29/2018)
Paperback (10/9/2008)
Paperback (1/9/2018)
Paperback (10/1/2011)
Paperback (5/24/2014)
Hardcover (8/21/2015)
Paperback (11/17/2013)

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Description

The most popular and memorable of the "Leatherstocking Tales": set in the rugged wilderness of upper New York State during the brutal French and Indian War, it tells the story of the Munro sisters, daughters of a commander in the British army.

THIS ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:
  • A concise introduction that gives the reader important background information
  • A chronology of the author's life and work
  • A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context
  • An outline of key themes and plot points to guide the reader's own interpretations
  • Detailed explanatory notes
  • Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work
  • Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction
  • A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience


About the Author

James Fenimore Cooper (1789–1851) was a prolific and popular nineteenth century American writer who wrote historical fiction of frontier and Native American life. He is best remembered for the Leatherstocking Tales, one of which was The Last of the Mohicans.