Cold Mountain is a novel by Charles Frazier that was first published in 1997. Explore a plot summary, an in-depth analysis of Inman, and important quotes.


See a complete list of the characters in Cold Mountain and in-depth analyses of Inman, Ada, and Ruby.

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in Cold Mountain, from the major themes to motifs, symbols, and more.


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Further Study

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