Read the book "THE WORLD IN STAMPS"
by Laurent LEMERLE
(ABRAMS inc., New York, editor)
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Stamps provide a fascinating means to understand history. Through stamps one can chronicle the making of the modern world - and compare the diverse ways that different cultures represent the same events. In the hignly original THE WORLD IN STAMPS, more than 3500 stamps are gathered and organized thematically to showcase not only their beauty, but also their role as valuable documents of world history.
256 colorful pages, 3580 stamps issued by 208 different countries
TABLE OF CONTENTS :
A HISTORY OF MANKIND
ABRAMS, New York
Other books written by Laurent LEMERLE:
A CENTURY OF SCOUTS ON STAMPS OF THE WORLD (Carrick, editor)
"LA FRANCE PAR SES TIMBRES" (Flammarion, editor), in french
D'OUTRE-MER PAR SES TIMBRES"
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