People of the Fire (Mass Market Paperbound)
A Novel of North America's Forgotten Past
Tor Books, 9780812521504, 480pp.
Publication Date: December 15, 1991
Seven thousand years ago, major climactic change was ushering in a 3,500 year drought. For a small band of pioneers in what is now Wyoming and the Montana Mountains, it was a time of fire. As they struggled valiantly to keep their ancestors' dreams alive in an unforgiving, drought-stricken land, a heroic young dreamer and a fearless woman warrior united to lead their people to a magnificent destiny.
A towering epic filled with tragedy and triumph, courage and conflict, "People of the Fire" is another compelling novel in the majestic North America's Forgotten Past series from "New York Times" and "USA Today "bestselling authors W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear.
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Praise For People of the Fire: A Novel of North America's Forgotten Past…
"A compelling re-creation of a time before history when man and nature were linked." --Robert Jordan, author of The Eye of the World
"Full-bodied. Steeped in native American lore, culture and mysticism. The narrative is finely detailed and each of the major figures becomes individualized; readers will feel their tragedies and their triumphs."--Booklist on People of the Fire
"Full-bodied. Steeped in native American lore, culture and mysticism. The narrative is finely detailed and each of the major figures becomes individualized."