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Pony Express: Voyage of Discovery:The Story Behind the Scenery

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Published by KC Publications, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History,
  • History: American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsStuart Martin (Designer), Cheri C. Madison (Editor), Jeff Gnass (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11261667M
    ISBN 100887141471
    ISBN 109780887141478
    OCLC/WorldCa41425412

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Pony Express: Voyage of Discovery:The Story Behind the Scenery by Anthony Godfrey Download PDF EPUB FB2

Godfrey, Anthony and Roy Webb. Pony Express Voyage of Discovery: The Story Behind the Scenery. KC Publications, Inc., Las Vegas, Nevada, Photography by Jeff Gnass. The legend of the Pony Express, a massive undertaking to unite the two coasts of America inspawned many half-truths and tall tales.

The following books tell very little about the Pony Express but explain much about the impacts of commercial and emigrant trail traffic on native peoples.

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The first four stories are of some of his adventures and the remaining 6 are autobiographical. All of them have been proved to be historically accurate in all important aspects.

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See more ideas about american west, orphan train, american pins. After completing my work in Wendover, I dropped south and then drove home along the gravel road that follows the historic Pony Express Trail. That is a long, scenic, interesting drive.

Long meaning it took me about 4 hours to drive the miles of gravel - which was longer than I remembered. I did stop briefly in a couple spots to hike and.She did get away on Monday, Octo escorted by one of the dudes to Longmont and the St.

Vrain Hotel. She rode “a bay Indian pony, Birdie, a little beauty, with legs of iron, fast, enduring, gentle and wise; and with luggage for some weeks, including a black silk dress, behind my saddle.”.