Stagecoaches and railroads
|Format:||Print Book 2012|
|Availability:||Available at 6 Libraries 6 of 6 copies|
All About America: Stagecoaches and Railroads by Sally Senzell Isaacs
Be part of history in action! Travel back in time to the most exciting and inspiring periods in American history. Action-packed and historically accurate, All About America covers the most important periods in the history of a burgeoning nation, from Colonists and Independence to The Civil War, and from Cowboys and the Wild West to the early inhabitants, the Native Americans. With detailed reconstructions and original artwork from each period, find yourself immersed in the incredible action,as you confront the redcoats, catch gold fever, journey West, and ride the trails, your trusty lasso at your side.
ContentsA nation on the move
The first locomotives
West by steam power
Stagecoaches out West
The Pony Express
"It's a holdup!"
Masses on the move
Linking the continent
Traveling in style
Advertising for immigrants
Chasing land and loot
Back on track.
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|Series||All about America.|
-- United States
-- Juvenile literature.
Stagecoaches -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Railroads -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Transportation -- History.
Stagecoach lines -- History.
Railroads -- History.
|Publisher|| New York :Kingfisher :2012
Distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Macmillan,
32 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
|ISBN||9780753466964 (reinforced lib. bdg.)
0753466961 (reinforced lib. bdg.)