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When the Legends Die

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Further Study

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further Study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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What must Tom overcome to succeed in his quest to define himself?

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How does Tom react to the presence of authority figures in his life?

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What motif does Borland use to suggest the persistent ways in which Tom's past haunts him?

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What motif speaks to the dangers of forgetting one's heritage?

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What character serves as a symbol for the larger plight of Native Americans at the beginning of the twentieth century?