The French / Indian War in Fiction and Film
The conflict has inspired many books and films - here are a small selection;
The Last of the Mohicans;
James Fenimore Cooper; published in 1840. Tells the tale of the conflict with a American Indian theme
Kenneth Roberts; published in 1937. The novel follows the exploits of Rogers' Rangers, who were a famous colonial force, fighting for the British during the French and Indian War.
Both novels have been made into films;
Northwest Passage (1940)
Starring Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Walter Brennan and , Ruth Hussey.
The Last of the Mohicans (1936)
Starring Randolph Scott, Binnie Barnes, and Henry Wilcoxon.
The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, and Jodhi May.
The wider Seven Years War is covered by;
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Starring Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee and Hardy Krüger.