Placing William Cody in the context of his times, Warren
offers a rich and revealing biography and social history of an enduring American icon. 41 illustrations.Book Format: Hardcover. Number of Pages: 0652. Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
In 1840, George and Selden Scranton, with William Henry, established
their iron furnaces on the banks of Roaring Brook in the wilderness of northeastern Pennsylvania. In 1847, they successfully mass produced iron T rails and later emerged as the ...
Against a backdrop of colorful characters chasing great dreams and
greater adventures, The Saga of the Pony Express brings the legendary mail service to life. Separating truth from myth, it covers the routes, the horses, the hard driving supervisors, ...