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The Resource You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider! : a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do, written by Tom Ratliff ; illustrated by Mark Bergin

You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider! : a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do, written by Tom Ratliff ; illustrated by Mark Bergin

Label
You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider! : a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do
Title
You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider!
Title remainder
a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do
Statement of responsibility
written by Tom Ratliff ; illustrated by Mark Bergin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the disadvantages to being a Pony Express rider, including riding in all weather, natural disasters, and disease
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ratliff, Thomas M
Dewey number
383/.1430978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bergin, Mark
Series statement
You wouldn't want to--
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pony express
  • Postal service
  • West (U.S.)
  • Pony express
  • Postal service
  • West (U.S.)
  • Pony express
  • Postal service
  • United States
  • United States, West
Target audience
juvenile
Label
You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider! : a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do, written by Tom Ratliff ; illustrated by Mark Bergin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is the Pony Express? -- Signing up -- "Go west, young man!" -- The mail service -- Life on the trail -- The route west -- The Paiute War -- Tools for the job -- The dangers of the trail -- The telegraph -- the troubled election of 1860 -- The end of the Express
Control code
ocn752072707
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780531209479
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011047188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
some color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)752072707
Label
You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider! : a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do, written by Tom Ratliff ; illustrated by Mark Bergin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is the Pony Express? -- Signing up -- "Go west, young man!" -- The mail service -- Life on the trail -- The route west -- The Paiute War -- Tools for the job -- The dangers of the trail -- The telegraph -- the troubled election of 1860 -- The end of the Express
Control code
ocn752072707
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780531209479
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011047188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
some color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)752072707

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