By Lucia St. Clair Robson
Publish 12 months note: First released in 2002
Some name her the Apache Joan of Arc.
For greater than a century, Apaches have saved alive the reminiscence in their hero Lozen. Lozen, valiant warrior, respected shaman, and lovely girl, fought along Geronimo, Cochise, and Victorio, protecting out opposed to the armies of either the U.S. and Mexico.
Here, finally, is her compelling tale, set within the final half the 19th century. Orphaned sister of Victorio, Lozen has identified given that early life that the spirits have selected her to safeguard Apache freedom. because the U.S. military prepares to maneuver her humans to an Arizona reservation, Lozen forsakes marriage and motherhood to struggle one of the males. Supported by way of her brother and the opposite chiefs, Lozen proves her mettle as a soldier, reconnaissance scout, and peerless army strategist.
Rafe Collins is a tender adventurer and veteran of the Mexican battle. On a perilous trip among El Paso and Santa Fe, he builds an not likely yet enduring rapport with the nice and cozy Spring Apaches. whilst his bond to Lozen is going a long way past friendship, he needs to adopt a deadly direction that would swap his existence forever.
A delicate remedy of a little-known local American determine, Ghost Warrior is a wealthy and robust frontier story with unforgettable characters.
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