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

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  • 8 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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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 Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 383.18 DEF (Text) 36626103942827 2nd Floor New Adult Checked out 07/02/2018
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile 383.143 DEF (Text) 30477101167454 Adult: New Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 383.18 DEF (Text) 34330513238981 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Available -
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 383.143 DEF (Text) 36823001673253 New Books Checked out 07/02/2018
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 383.18 DEF (Text) 37323005396109 NEW-BKS Available -
Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library HIST 383.143 DEF (Text) 39692000940444 New Item Shelves Checked out 06/19/2018
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 383.143 DeFelice (Text) 31208912582840 new non-fiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton 973 DeF (Text) 30890000681831 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
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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]

Content descriptions

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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