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By Michael Zimmer

A fascinating story of métis buffalo hunts, a long-lost daughter, and a macabre secret.

Big John McTavish has been searching and buying and selling one of the métis buffalo hunters of the pink River Valley for greater than thirty years. He’s a relied on member of the half-breed state, and a pace-setter of the mixed-bloods’ twice-yearly buffalo hunts. in spite of the fact that, while he returns to the settlements within the fall of 1832 with a mountain guy he’s rescued from a Chippewa conflict celebration, he has no method of figuring out the chain of occasions the outsider is ready to unharness at the unsuspecting hunters, or the type of destruction that may stick to them onto the buffalo levels that border the lonely Missouri River.

Before the hunters go back to their houses alongside the river, significant John will study the macabre mystery that has introduced the trapper from the a long way reaches of the Rocky Mountains. he'll find a daughter he suggestion he’d misplaced without end, and relive the horror that took her away. And the métis will come to gain that in the event that they are to outlive as an self sufficient state, they need to without end loose themselves of the effect not just of the robust Hudson Bay corporation, but in addition of the guy they've got seen as their good friend for greater than 1 / 4 of a century.

Beneath a Hunter’s Moon is a unique of honor and treason, love and betrayal, yet as a rule it's a tale a couple of proud and lovely people—the métis of the crimson River Valley.

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