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The United States as Depicted on Its Postage Stamps

The United States as Depicted on Its Postage Stamps

by Steve Rajtar
     
 

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Here, more than 400 stamps are arranged within each state by their dates of issue. The history of the person, event, or place depicted on the stamp is explained. For some, other information provided may include explanations of the selection of the subjects depicted, how the stamp design evolved into what was eventually printed, or the printing process used.

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Here, more than 400 stamps are arranged within each state by their dates of issue. The history of the person, event, or place depicted on the stamp is explained. For some, other information provided may include explanations of the selection of the subjects depicted, how the stamp design evolved into what was eventually printed, or the printing process used. Biographical information is included for some of the designers of the stamps.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786475223
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
04/24/2013
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

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Meet the Author

Attorney Steve Rajtar is also the author of United States Holidays and Observances (2003), War Monuments, Museums and Library Collections of 20th Century Conflicts (2002), Historic Hiking Trails (2002), Indian War Sites (1999), Hiking Trails, Western United States (1996) and Hiking Trails, Eastern United States (1995). He lives in Orlando, Florida.

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