Bearer of the Pipe (Spanish Bit Saga of the Plains Indians)

4.25 avg rating
( 57 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780385470308: Bearer of the Pipe (Spanish Bit Saga of the Plains Indians)

From his auspicious birth, Wolf Pup has demonstrated an instinct for the ways of the wild. Yet it is in the lodge of his grandfather Singing Wolf that he seeks his true calling medicine man and future bearer of the Story Skins, the pipe, and the sacred Spanish bit. But before he can claim his destiny Wolf Pup must undertake a perilous vision quest. He must learn to see through the eyes of the deer, soar with the red-tailed hawk, sit coiled with the snake in the grass. Then a whirlwind of terror, an instant of destruction, will leave his village in ruins and chase the life-giving herds of buffalo across the horizon and beyond the People's reach. Suddenly Wolf Pup discovers that the burden of being Pipe Bearer may require the most profound and painful sacrifice of all.
From the Paperback edition.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

When Wolf Pup decides to apprentice himself to the People's holy man, guardian of the ancient legends and lore, he little suspects how soon he will have to call on the power of spirit medicine to save his tribe. Another chapter in Coldsmith's immensely popular Spanish Bit saga.

About the Author:

With nearly six million copies of his critically acclaimed Spanish Bit novels in print, Don Coldsmith is one of today's bestselling novelists of the North American frontier.
From the Paperback edition.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Don Coldsmith
Published by Doubleday (1995)
ISBN 10: 0385470304 ISBN 13: 9780385470308
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Doubleday, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0385470304

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 32.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Coldsmith, Don
Published by Doubleday (1995)
ISBN 10: 0385470304 ISBN 13: 9780385470308
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Doubleday, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110385470304

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 48.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Coldsmith, Don
Published by Doubleday
ISBN 10: 0385470304 ISBN 13: 9780385470308
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Doubleday. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0385470304 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1059921

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds