Chapter 28 Summary

Magua has reached the neighboring tribe of the Delawares where Hawkeye, Uncas, Heyward, and Alice are hiding. It is also with the Delawares that Cora has been placed as Magua's captive.

Magua walks calmly through the Delaware village, holding himself as erect as a prince, as he now feels like the best and most noble leader of his tribe of Hurons. He has come to the Delawares with a special message, one that he believes will turn the Delawares against Hawkeye and his group.

After walking through the Delaware village, Magua meets and agrees to sit down with one of the Delaware chiefs. At first the Delaware leader is leery of Magua. The Hurons, in general, are much more warlike than the Delaware. The Delaware...

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