“The Last of the Mohicans,” and identify how Cooper's epic is not really “classic,” and why
Since it's publication in 1826, James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans, one of five books in the Leatherstocking Tales , has enjoyed great popularity both in American and abroad. Arguing that it is not a classic is, of course, a subjective exercise and one that needs a strong thesis and plenty of evidence to support. It also is dependent on how one defines a "classic." You may want to look at several different definitions and examples. On one hand, a classic, whether it be a...
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