Synopses & Reviews
Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press
It operated less than two years. It lost an enormous amount of money. But the Pony Express delivered the mail across a continent at a critical time and captured the imagination of people all over the world like few events in the history of the American West.
"This book is an armchair traveler's delight!"—Bob Knecht, Kansas History Bob Knecht
About the Author
William Hill is the author of several books on historic, western trails including The Oregon Trail, Yesterday and Today; The Lewis and Clark Trail, Yesterday and Today; and The Santa Fe Trail, Yesterday and Today all published by Caxton Press. He is now retired from teaching and living in New York state.