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VTG Lot of 5 Old Wild West Books~Stagecoach West 1967 - Saddles and Spurs 1972 - Western Riding Games & Contests 1961
Stagecoach West - Hardcover - 1967
Stagecoach Westis a comprehensive history of stagecoaching west of the Missouri. Starting with the evolution of overland passenger transportation, Moody moves on to paint a lively and informative picture of western stagecoaching, from its early short runs through its rise with the gold rush, its zenith of 1858–68, and beyond. Its story is one of grand rivalries, political chicanery, and gaudy publicity stunts, traders, fortune hunters, outlaws, courageous drivers, and indefatigable detectives. We meet colorful characters such as Charlie Parkhurst, a stagecoach driver who took an amazing secret to his death: β€œhe” was actually a woman. Using contemporary accounts, illustrations, maps, and photographs to flesh out his narrative, Moody creates one of the most important accounts of transportation history to date.
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Saddles and Spurs - Softcover - 1955/1972

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