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The Last of the Mohicans
The Last of the Mohicans: A Narrative of 1757 | James Fenimore Cooper
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EadieB
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Cinfhen Never saw the film/ always meant to 3w
CrowCAH Lots of information shared! 3w
CrowCAH @Cinfhen I have, it‘s very good! A pretty accurate portrayal of colonialism and the relationship with the Natives. 3w
Cinfhen I‘ve heard it‘s both visually stunning and historically accurate @CrowCAH 3w
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wanderinglynn
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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#WondrousWednesday
1. So many awesome soundtracks it‘s hard to pick a fave, but one of my faves is the Last of the Mohicans by Randy Edelman & Trevor Jones.
2. 188 🤷🏼‍♀️😂
3. I really like my solitaire app & I‘ve probably had it the longest.
4. Litsy
5. 😘 Happy Wednesday new followers! @bromeliad @ctbookworm @BookishJess @Charmaine1972Ellis

tammysue Solitaire here too.. is the only game app I have besides my grandkids 😉 4mo
Eggs Thanks for playing 🎈👏🏻🤗 4mo
TheAromaofBooks Oh wow, Last of the Mohicans really does have an amazing soundtrack! 4mo
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TK421 That is one if my all time favorite movie scores. 4mo
wanderinglynn @TK421 👍🏻 It is such an awesome score. 4mo
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beth_jones8
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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Panpan

Good god I‘m glad that‘s done

jewright I had to teach a section of this in a lit class. I picked the smallest section possible. It‘s awful, and I can read and enjoy almost anything. 4mo
beth_jones8 @jewright omg kudos on being able to teach it because I honestly don‘t feel like I understood any of it properly. 4mo
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Gizmo86
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beth_jones8
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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Sorting out my ambitions for this month. We‘ll see how we go!

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beth_jones8
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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Slowly but surely making my way through this one.

#classics #penguin #currentread

RaimeyGallant I should read that too. And welcome to Litsy! #LitsyWelcomeWagon Some of us put together Litsy tips to help new Littens navigate the site. It's the link in my bio on my page in case you need it. Or if you prefer how-to videos, @chelleo put some together at the link in her bio. @LitsyWelcomeWagon 6mo
beth_jones8 @RaimeyGallant thank you! I had a look, it‘s really cool and kind of you folks to do that for everyone! 6mo
Chelleo Welcome to Litsy! 6mo
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CoffeeNBooks Welcome to Litsy! 📚 6mo
beth_jones8 @Chelleo @CoffeeNBooks thank you! ☺️ 6mo
Eggs Welcome to Litsy 🎈 6mo
beth_jones8 @Eggs thanks!! 😌 6mo
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OnlyYoo
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Pickpick

I think it‘s kind of hard rating a classic because it‘s a lot slower paced and it usually requires some/a lot of analysis to fully appreciate (I recommend shmoop). Overall I really enjoyed this book and I definitely recommend!

Severnmeadows I have to admit no progress with the book (it‘s in a place named ‘difficult‘ in my brain along with Moby Dick😊) but the film has been a number one favourite with the whole family since it came out. Wonderful highland music, the Blue Ridge mountains, Daniel Day Lewis... (edited) 7mo
OnlyYoo @Severnmeadows It was definitely a more difficult read lol 😂 I haven‘t read Moby Dick yet. The size of it scares me haha 7mo
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OnlyYoo
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Winding down for the night with some camomile tea and a good book 😊

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Agabriv
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Pickpick

It doesn‘t matter where people come from they can accept each other, share and respect their differences. Read this book before and I still enjoy it.

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Agabriv

“The colors of our skin may be different, but God has placed us so we will journey in the same path”

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Gizmo86
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A present from Bear on Christmas Eve x

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Indydancingbookworm
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I finally finished this one! It‘s been my read-while-waiting book forever, so I started and stopped many times. I wanted to like it. I didn‘t hate it. I just never felt that I was getting close enough to the characters to stay engaged.

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Gizmo86
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Way better than a kindle #lovethesmellofoldbooks

KJHowe But heavier! 😁 1y
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CharissaWeaksAuthor
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I need everyone to appreciate this with me. The acting gods might be taking DDL but they gave us Timothee Chalamet. #danieldaylewis #timotheechalamet #callmebyyourname #oscars

Texreader Crazy! 2y
Notafraidofwords Wait what 2y
CharissaWeaksAuthor @Notafraidofwords Lol. DDL is retiring. Both of these fellas are up for Best Actor. 2y
Notafraidofwords @CharissaWeaksAuthor oh I thought DDL died lol 2y
CharissaWeaksAuthor @Notafraidofwords LOL. No! Just retiring 😂 2y
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toofondofbooks
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For #valentinesday my favorite book to movie love story, Hawkeye and Cora from The Last of the Mohicans. One of those rare instances when i think the movie is better. But how can it not be with Daniel Day Lewis that beautiful man 😍😍😉

LikelyLibrarian I watched Age of Innocence yesterday and thought the same thing. I love the book, but the movie is equally beautiful ❤️ 2y
toofondofbooks @LikelyLibrarian I love that one too. Maybe it us just a Daniel Day Lewis thing 😆 2y
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bookishtory
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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You know you‘re back to school when you have to take notes as you read.

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Sarah83
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jdtchicago
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper

History, like love, is so apt to surround her heroes with an atmosphere of imaginary brightness.

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LauraBrook
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BBC America has this on right now! Was channel surfing and found it right before this scene. Such a good movie, and a great soundtrack! I only remember the book as being okay. Anyone else read this?
#soundtracklove

mrsmarch My dad's favorite book since he was a teenager and he has never been much of a reader. I couldn't finish it 😭 2y
Gezemice I loved it as a kid, but I read everything back then and what my parents had in abundance was classics. I loved all adventure stories, especially Indians! I do not know if I would like it now... maybe I should give it a try... 2y
Jabberwocky I read the book for an American lit course and remember loving it. That might just be because I was actually reading a novel for real actual university though... 😆📖 2y
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Seshat I believe this is one of those rare cases when the movie is better. 2y
LauraBrook @mrsmarch it's not the easiest to get into for sure. If I didn't have to write a paper on it I probably would've bailed too. 2y
LauraBrook @Gezemice I remember more political things than Indian and adventures, but it's been 20 years. Curious to see what you think if you reread it! 2y
LauraBrook @Jaberwocky I read it in college too ( either for Am Lit or the movie and book class), and I finished it but struggled. I think some of it had to do with it coming at the end of the semester and burnout, you know. Hmmm, wonder what it would be like to read now? 2y
LauraBrook @Seshat I'm okay with that. Daniel Day-Lewis is fantastic in everything. And I might have to pull out the soundtrack cd to listen to tomorrow morning. 😊 2y
KathyWheeler I couldn't finish the book, but I always just loved this movie! 2y
Cortg No, it we have the Classic Illustrators edition for kids. I have had it on my TBR forever and a day.! 2y
[DELETED] 3803335244 I loved this movie but the book 😞 it dragged for miles & miles! Lol 😂 2y
akc2ngel I had a hard time reading the book until I watched a production on KET. Once I heard the spoken lines I better understood the language flow and could then finish reading the book. 2y
LauraBrook @akc2ngel Interesting, and I can totally see how that would help! I'll happily watch the movie from the beginning to see what Daniel Day-Lew... I mean, what the plot is like again. 😲☺️ 2y
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GlitterGirl
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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For #FallintoBooks #MostAnticipatedForSeptember I would like to finish LAST OF THE MOHICANS and STORM and start on the other three!!!!
@RealLifeReading

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Jess_Read_This
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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"No! You stay alive! Submit, do you hear? You're strong, you survive. You stay alive, no matter what occurs! I will find you. No matter how long it takes, no matter how far, I will find you... " (Hawkeye / The Last of the Mohicans)

❤️I can't read this without Daniel Day Lewis's amazing voice in my head. My #bookmail exceeds expectations. My goal is to read this before December. I adore the movie. Now I need to read the book.
#Swoon #Classic #Love

raeintheworld I love that movie too! And the soundtrack! 2y
Erika13137 I can't help but think of M*A*S*H. 😜 2y
Jess_Read_This @raeintheworld ❤️🙌🏼❤️The soundtrack is amazing! 2y
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Shortstack I just read this earlier this year for school! I wrote a paper on it, too. I feel like the book was much more action packed than the movie. But I can't remember fully. 🤔 2y
Jess_Read_This @Erika13137 You got me! I've only seen an episode or two. Can you catch me up on the tie in? 2y
Jess_Read_This @Shortstack Really?! Even better! I thought the movie was fairly action packed too. 2y
Shortstack @Jess_Read_This Let me know what you think when you read it. I wish I hadn't gotten this one from the library or I'd consider a reread with you. Been rereading a lot lately 2y
Jess_Read_This @Shortstack Ok- does September or November work better for you as a reread month? 2y
Shortstack @Jess_Read_This You do you. I'm not sure I can do it either way. But let me know when and if I'm feeling inspired I might do the audible at least. 2y
Erika13137 @Jess_Read_This, the main character from MASH was played by Alan Alda and his nickname is Hawkeye. Great show from the 70's. 2y
Jess_Read_This @Erika13137 I have to revisit it now. I've watched an episode here and there but not enough to know enough. 😉 2y
Jess_Read_This @Shortstack Ok- I'm thinking either Sept or Nov. I will for sure let you know! 2y
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GlitterGirl
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So very true!!!!

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scaifea
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A main character who is white but lives among the Indians & so embodies the best of both worlds, natives who are inherently lesser, but with 2 'noble' exceptions, white soldiers who are brave but dumb & weak compared to that amazing main guy, & 2 ladies in constant need of rescuing - blech. I will say that the ending was unexpectedly un-pat, which was a bit of a nice surprise, but not enough to save this one.

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Theresa
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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I LOVE old editions of great books. I found these beauties at a used & collectible book store in Columbia, SC today. 😍

CrowCAH OMG these old books are sooo beautiful!!!! 😍 2y
rubyslippersreads 😍📚😍 2y
Suet624 💕💕💕 2y
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SharonGoforth 😍😍 2y
Jess_Read_This Gorgeous finds!! 2y
LeahBergen 💕💕💕 2y
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kellyoutwest
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Still the most romantic story ever written...

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Mc_cart_ny
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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Daniel Day Lewis is retiring from acting?? Sad news for movie fans....Here's an image from one of my favorite scenes from my favorite movie of his, Last of the Mohicans. I've never read the book but my mom has, and she says #themoviewasbetter.

"I will find you!" *Swoons*

Born.A.Reader Love this movie -and this scene!!💕 2y
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Seshat
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#bookintomovie #splashintosummerreads @Tiffy_Reads A case where the movie is an improvement.

LauraBrook Good call! 2y
EvieBee Ugh yes! Such a good film and soundtrack!! 2y
Seshat Thanks x @LauraBrook and @EvieBee84 I had the soundtrack on cassette back in the day. 2y
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GinEyre22
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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#aprilbookshowers Day 18: Local Authors

Judy Blume, George R. R. Martin, James Fenimore Cooper and Jon Stewart repping for the Garden State! #jersey

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Bookwormjillk
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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Hiked to this waterfall because my husband read Last of the Mohicans was filmed here. Now I have to read the book. 📚

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SerialReader
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper
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Plunge into the adventure, betrayal, and bravery in this classic novel as war - and "civilization" - sweep the American frontier.

Try it in Serial Reader and finish it in 66 issues! https://www.serialreader.org/56bf40875171011767f190e5/the-last-of-the-mohicans/

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mrsmarch
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My #Nook isn't charged, so I guess I'm reading this at dance class.

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jdtchicago
Last of the Mohicans | James Fenimore Cooper

History, like love, is so apt to surround her heroes with an atmosphere of imaginary brightness.

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AmandaMae

Trying out the Serial Reader app, as suggested in @bookriot ! Tackling this American Classic first. :)

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AmandaMae

Trying out the Serial Reader app, as suggested in @bookriot ! Tackling this American Classic first. :)

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AmandaMae
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Trying out the Serial Reader app, as suggested in @bookriot ! Tackling this American Classic first. :)

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NadyneN
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I started another classic that has been on my TBR-list for ages!

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