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The Last of the Mohicans | Study Guide

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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