Recounts a crucial moment in Chiricahua Apache history. Cochise, the great and respected leader, is gravely insulted by a young an inexperienced U.S. Army officer. In this sequel to the book “Son-of-Thunder”, the Indians and settlers who long for peace are forced to take sides in a battle they did not seek. Son-of-Thunder is the young Apache warrior through whose eyes these events are seen. Ages 12 and up. Fiction.