James Fenimore Cooper's The Last Of The Mohicans

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The Last of The Mohicans is an intriguing novel that took me by surprise. Initially, when I set upon reading the story written by James Fenimore Cooper, I expected a very different experience from what I was left with afterward. I expected to be reading the love story that I had watched in the 1992 film based on the book. However, I was presented with a story much more intriguing and brutal than what I expected, and much different from the movie. The story in the book provided me with a gritty and bloody war story that changed my thoughts and ideas of the French and Indian War and early colonial warfare as a whole. The experience I was left with after reading it was in a way unexpected and strange, but in a good fashion. The book gave me insight
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