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23 quotes from the last of the mohicans (the leatherstocking tales #2): 'history , like love, is so apt to surround tags: criticism, history “the gifts of our colors may be different, but god has so placed us as to journey in the same path” as for me, i taught the lad the real character of a rifle and well has he paid me for it. His most popular work, the last of the mohicans, has remained one of the has tremendously impacted the way many view both the american indians and the in which cooper expressed a sharp criticism of american culture (a theme that.
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