MMP has light shelfwear to edges. Pages tight and clean but some yellowing due to age. 620 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1993. ISBN: 0451176812. It was 200 years before Columbus. The spirits of nature walked the earth, and the people of the American Southweswt lived in intimate harmony with the land, the sky and the seasons. Here the beautiful, blue-eyed Kwani, gifted with magical vision, and Tolonqua, Hunting Chief of the Towa, joined in a passion that defied all taboos. Here Tolonqua fought to build a great fortress city to protect his clan against the dread Pawnee and other foes. Here Kwani battled suspicion and envy to preserve her place as She Who Remembers, and pass on her powers to a daughter marked at birth for an awesome destiny. Here Kwani's son risked death for honor and for love. Here, in a novel of unsurpassed vividness and narative sweep, a vanished world comes to unforgettable life.