From Our Editors
The success of the recent 20th Century Fox feature film, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, will ensure wide interest in this title--especially among reluctant readers. Bringing the French and Indian war to vivid life, the succinct retellings, short chapters, and big, easy-to-read type distinguish this Step-Up Classic from other adaptations of...
From the Publisher
Illus. in black-and-white. This action-packed edition of James Fenimore Cooper's famous adventure brings the wilds of the American frontier and the drama of the French and Indian War to vivid life.
From the Jacket
"[Cooper's] sympathy is large, and his humor is as genuine -- and as perfectly unaffected -- as his art."- Joseph Conrad