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Articles with keyword "James Fenimore Cooper"

"The Battle of Lake Erie" by Julian O. Davidson


Roosevelt the Revisionist

Young TR takes on the War of 1812.


A Summer Scene

While vacationing in Queens, Cooper suffers a fever and writes the violent twelfth chapter of The Last of the Mohicans.


Wyeth’s Noble Savage

An excerpt from Picturing America describes how an artist interpreted Cooper's prose.


In Defense of Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper was a major literary innovator with fans such as Herman Melville and Joseph Conrad. Take that, Mark Twain.