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The Resource West like lightning : the brief, legendary ride of the Pony Express, Jim DeFelice

West like lightning : the brief, legendary ride of the Pony Express, Jim DeFelice

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West like lightning : the brief, legendary ride of the Pony Express
Title
West like lightning
Title remainder
the brief, legendary ride of the Pony Express
Statement of responsibility
Jim DeFelice
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the spring of 1860 on the eve of a civil war that threatened to tear the country apart, two Americans conceived of an audacious plan for linking the nation's two coasts, thereby joining its present with its future. This book traces the development of the Pony Express and follows it from its start in St. Joseph, Missouri 1,500 miles west to Sacramento
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AZZPT
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1956-
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DeFelice, Jim
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Pony express
  • Postal service
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
Label
West like lightning : the brief, legendary ride of the Pony Express, Jim DeFelice
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-357) and index
Control code
981549769
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 357 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062496768
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
West like lightning : the brief, legendary ride of the Pony Express, Jim DeFelice
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-357) and index
Control code
981549769
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 357 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062496768
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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