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The Last of the Mohicans

James Fenimore Cooper

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Author: James Fenimore Cooper

Year Published: 1826

Type: Novel

Genre: Adventure, Historical

Perspective and Narrator:

The Last of the Mohicans is told in the third-person omniscient point of view.

Tense:

The story is told primarily in the past tense.

About the Title:

The title refers to Uncas, a character in the novel, who is the last surviving full-blooded Mohican. The title alludes to the ending of Native American culture in the New World.

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