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Spreading the News

The American Postal System from Franklin to Morse

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PAPERBACK

$48.50 • £38.95 • €43.50

ISBN 9780674833425

Publication Date: 11/15/1998

Short

384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

6 tables

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Awards & Accolades

  • 1990 Allan Nevins Prize, Society of American Historians
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