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Barker, Martin, and Roger Sabin. The Lasting of the Mohicans: History of an American Myth. Jackson: UP of Mississippi, 1995.

Barker, Martin. "First and Last Mohicans." Sight and Sound 3.8 (1993): 26-29.

Bataille, Gretchen, and Bob Hicks. "American Indians in Popular Film." Beyond the Stars. Vol. 1. Eds. Paul Loukides and Linda Fuller. Bowling Green: Bowling Green State UP, 1990. 9-19.

Berkhofer, Robert F. The White Man's Indian: Images of the American Indian, from Columbus to the Present. New York: Vintage Books, 1979.

Bird, Harrison. Battle for a Continent. New York: Oxford UP, 1965.

Bodnar, John. Remaking America: Public Memory, Commemoration and Patriotism in the Twentieth Century. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1992.

Cameron, Kenneth M. America on Film: Hollywood and American History. New York: Continuum, 1997.

Clark, Robert. "The Last of the Iroquois: History and Myth in James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans." Poetics Today 3.4 (1982): 115-34.

Cooper on Film

Crowdus, Gary, ed. The Political Companion To American Film. Lakeview Press: 1994.

Edgerton, Gary. "'A Breed Apart': Hollywood, Racial Stereotyping, and the Promise of Revisionism in The Last of the Mohicans." Journal of American Culture 17.2 (1994): 1-20.

The Fort William Henry Museum.

Hall, Stuart. "The Question of Cultural Identity." Modernity and Its Future. Ed. Stuart Hall, David Held, and Tony McGrew. Cambridge: The Open University, 1992. 273-316.

How the West Was Lost. Chris Wheeler, dir. and Jim Berger, prod. Discovery Communications, Inc., 1993.

Hoxie, Frederick E., ed. Indians in American History. Arlington Heights: Harlan Davidson Inc, 1988.

The James Fenimore Cooper Society.

The Last of the Mohicans Web Site. [Archived]

Leckie, Robert. "A Few Acres of Snow": The Saga of the French and Indian Wars. New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc., 1999.

McWilliams, John. The Last of the Mohicans: Civil Savagery and Savage Civility. New York: Twayne Press, 1995.

The Native Americans. John Borden, dir. and Pat Mitchell prod. TBS Productions, Inc., 1994.

O'Leary, Liam. "Maurice Tourneur." Film Reference.

On the Trail of the Last of the Mohicans.

Pearce, Roy Harvey. Savagism and Civilization: A Study of the Indian and the American Mind. Los Angeles: U of California P, 1988.

Peary, Gerald, and Roger Shatzkin. The Classic American Novel and the Movies. New York: Ungar, 1977.

Peck, H. Daniel, ed. New Essays on The Last of the Mohicans. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1992.

Prats, Armando Jose. "'Outfirsting' the First American: 'History,' the American Adam, and the New Hollywood Indian in Dances with Wolves, The Last of the Mohicans, and Geronimo: An American Legend." The Image of the American West in Literature, the

Reid, Lawrence. "The Last of The Mohicans." Motion Picture News 4 Dec. 1920 (no page).

Rollins, Peter C. The Columbia Companion to American History on Film: How the Movies Have Portrayed the American Past. New York: Columbia UP, 2003.

Rommel-Ruiz, W. Bryan. American History Goes to the Movies: Hollywood and the American Experience. New York: Routledge, 2011.

Rosenstone, Robert A. Visions of the Past: The Challenge of Film to Our Idea of History. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1995.

Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. The Disuniting of America. New York: Norton. 1992.

Schwartz, Seymour L. The French and Indian War, 1754-1763: The Imperial Struggle for North America. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Steele, Ian K. Betrayals: Fort William Henry and the "Massacre." New York: Oxford UP, 1990.

Walker, Jeffrey. " Deconstructing an America Myth: The Last of the Mohicans (1992)." Hollywood's Indian: The Portrayal of the Native American in Film. Ed. Peter C.Rollins and John E. O'Connor. Lexington: UP of Kentucky, 1998. 171

Weitzel, Edward. "Cooper's 'The Last of the Mohicans' Finely Filmed by Maurice Tourner." Moving Picture World 4 Dec. 1920: 589.

The West. Ken Burns, dir. and prod. PBS Video, 1996.

White, Richard. "The Last of the Mohicans." Past Imperfect: History According to the Movies. Ed. Mark C. Carnes. New York: Holt, 1995.