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

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  • 9 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Butler PL - Butler 978 DEF (Text) 73174005030272 Adult: Nonfiction Checked out 08/27/2018
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 383.14 DeFE (Text) 840191002513796 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 973 DEF (Text) 33187004392706 Nonfiction Checked out 08/29/2018
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 383.18 DEF (Text) 36626103942827 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile 383.143 DEF (Text) 30477101167454 Adult: New Checked out 08/30/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 383.18 DEF (Text) 34330513238981 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Checked out 09/01/2018
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 383.143 DEF (Text) 36823001673253 Non Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 383.18 DEF (Text) 37323005396109 NONFIC Checked out 09/04/2018
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 383.143 DEF (Text) 78551000537671 Non-Fiction In transit -
Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library HIST 383.143 DEF (Text) 39692000940444 New Item Shelves Checked out 08/28/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062496768
  • ISBN: 006249676X
  • Physical Description: viii, 357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]

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General Note:
Maps on end papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographic references (pages [305]-341) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Go! -- Money, ambition, and other complications -- Bleeding Kansas, bleeding men -- Of colts and cranks -- Threat of dissolution -- Rough men -- Buffalo Bill -- Unbonded -- The great divide -- Saints -- Sand and silver -- Indian wars -- Storms -- A place called tomorrow -- Remains of the day.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Pony express > History.
Postal service > United States > History.
Frontier and pioneer life > United States.
West (U.S.) > History.

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