the last of the Mohicans


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the last of the Mohicans

The final remaining or surviving person or thing of a particular group, kind, or race. Taken from the title of the 1826 novel by James Fenimore Cooper, The Last of the Mohicans. The restaurant is the last of the Mohicans of locally owned restaurants in this area, as every place else has been taken over by global chains. But in terms of true punk-rock bands from the 60s, they may really be the last of the Mohicans.
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the last of the Mohicans

the sole survivor(s) of a particular race or kind.
The Last of the Mohicans is the title of an 1826 novel by James Fenimore Cooper ( 1789–1851 ). The Mohicans, also spelled Mohegans , were an Algonquian people who formerly inhabited the western parts of the US states of Connecticut and Massachusetts.
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References in classic literature ?
Precaution, 1820; The Spy, 1821; The Pioneers, 1823; The Pilot, 1823; Lionel Lincoln, or the Leaguer of Boston, 1825; The Last of the Mohicans, 1826; The Prairie, 1827; The Red Rover, 1828; Notions of the Americans, 1828; The Wept of Wish-ton-Wish, 1829; The Water-witch,
He tottered down the hill to them, still singing; and when he ceased from lack of breath they called him variously: Santa Claus, Old Christmas, Whiskers, the Last of the Mohicans, and Father Christmas.
It reminded her of the old times when Bert had been with them, singing his songs or ranting about the last of the Mohicans.
The Hippodrome Silent Film Festival (HippFest) will open its 2018 programme with a rare screening of the original 1920s version of The Last of the Mohicans.
Day-Lewis - who holds British and Irish citizenship - is probably best known for his powerful performance as Hawkeye in Michael Mann's 1992 epic The Last of the Mohicans.
Day-Lewis is bestknown as Hawkeye in Michael Mann's 1992 epic The Last of the Mohicans.
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But, surely the Mohicans had become extinct as a people according to James Fenimore Cooper who wrote the famous adventure novel The Last of the Mohicans set during the 1750s.
They also played the Theme from Harry's Game and I Will Find You from The Last of the Mohicans.
If there's a model for this character, it must surely be Daniel Day Lewis's Hawkeye in The Last of the Mohicans.
He became known for such TV roles as SS Lutzig in the 60s drama Manhunt and Magua in The Last of the Mohicans.
I always remember no-one wanted The Last of the Mohicans and it was always returned to the cupboard.
Whipscars and Tattoos: The Last of the Mohicans, Moby-Dick, and the Maori.
Shot against the backdrop of Santa Anita in California, the show stars Dustin Hoffman, while writer David Milch created another successful HBO production in Deadwood and producer-director Michael Mann includes The Last of the Mohicans, Heat and Ali among his credits.
While working to save the town from a flood, and themselves from a summer spent reading The Last of the Mohicans, high schoolers Luke and Tommy stumble across the most boring book in the world.