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Author: Alex Stewart
Publisher: London : Watts, 1999.
Series: Everyday history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how messages have been sent throughout history, from the use of smoke signals and messengers to modern use of electronic means of communication, including fax and email.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Stewart
ISBN: 0749633867 9780749633868 0749635843 9780749635848
OCLC Number: 41212443
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 28 cm.
Contents: Sending messages --
First postal services --
Signed and sealed --
Medieval mail --
Reliable mail --
Mail and stage coaches --
Post offices --
Stamps --
Express delivery --
Overseas mail --
Down the wire --
Today's post --
On screen --
Timeline.
Series Title: Everyday history.
Responsibility: Alex Stewart.

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Developed to fit the needs of the history curriculum for Key Stages 1 and 2, the books in this series explain how aspects of everyday life have changed over the centuries.  Read more...

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