The Last of the Mohicans Author:James Fenimore Cooper Two kings, French and English, are arguing far across the sea. But it is here, in the American wilderness, that the hot blood is shed and the fierce war cries are heard in the night. — Major Duncan Heyward has a job to do. He must escort two beautiful English sisters across a hundred miles of trackless forest, to Fort William Henry on the remote ... more »mountain lake known as "Horican." But Heyward's way is blocked by a Huron warrior driven mad by hatred of the whites - a cunning killer for whom no treachery is too vicious, no torture too cruel.
Heyward's only hope is a white man who has renounced his past and become a Mohican. A scout known and feared throughout the frontier as Hawk-eye...« less