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White shell woman

a Charlie Moon mystery

by James D. Doss

  • 206 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by William Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moon, Charlie (Fictitious character : Doss) -- Fiction,
  • Police -- Colorado -- Fiction,
  • Ute Indians -- Fiction,
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Colorado -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames D. Doss.
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination293 p.
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23246293M
    ISBN 100060199326
    LC Control Number2001031217

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To the local tribes, they are the Twin War Gods, sons of the moon goddess, White Shell Woman. Legends tell of strange happenings in their shadows, of lost treasure and Anasazi blood sacrifice.

But it is a much more recent history that troubles former Ute policeman-turned-rancher Charlie Moon, specifically the fresh corpse of a young Native.

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