Edition: First printing.
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, (1994). Hardcover first edition - "A murder mystery on a grand scale. Cole McCurtain, a mixed-blood Indian professor of Indian Studies at Santa Cruz, California, is haunted by dreams dating back to events of Spanish California. Images of a Spanish priest murdered in 1812, a rearing grizzly bear, and a black-and-white painted Indian who offers bones in his extended hands come at a time when dismembered pieces of a young woman are washing ashore in 1993. The dreams become increasingly urgent as the murders become more frequent, and Coles family and friends gather to help." Volume 10 in the American Indian Literature and Critical Studies Series. 243 pp. ISBN: 0-806126647.
Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)