The Post Office of Fifty Years ago; (Paperback)

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In this compelling historical work, noted postal reformer Rowland Hill offers a fascinating account of the early days of the British postal system, providing readers with a detailed look at the challenges faced by the post office in the mid-nineteenth century. Hill draws on his own experiences as a postal worker to provide a vivid portrait of this vital institution, touching on key issues such as mail delivery, postal rates, and the use of new technologies like the telegraph. With its engaging prose and informative content, The Post Office of Fifty Years Ago is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of communication and technology.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9781022238701
ISBN-10: 1022238701
Publisher: Legare Street Press
Publication Date: July 18th, 2023
Pages: 170
Language: English