Avoid Being A Pony Express Rider!

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    Get ready...It's 1860, and a new mail company is looking for riders. It's tough work, but well paid. Do you have what it takes to be a Pony Express Rider? You are a sixteen-year-old boy, the son of a pioneer family living in Kansas Territory. In the spring of 1860, you read an ad for a direct mail delivery service that will connect the eastern United States with California. How do you survive the 1,966 miles of the Pony Express? Humourous cartoon-style illustrations and speech bubbles bring the characters to life, while informative captions explain processes or chronological events. Each spread comes complete with a Handy Hint box, offering a clever tip on how to survive whatever ghastly situation you've found yourself in.

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    Number of Pages: 32
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9781908177957
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    Listed in: History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage)
    Publisher: Book House

    Books by Tom Ratliff

    Hardback

    RRP: £11.99

    Sale Price: £9.65

    Save: £2.34 per copy!

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