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Front Cover of 'Steam to Tonga and Samoa' 'Steam to Tonga and Samoa'
The Norddeutscher Lloyd Mail Service 1886 to 1893

by Dirk H.R. Spennemann

softcover, 37 pages, 30 cm
Letao Press,
Albury 2002.
ISBN: 1 876940 08 5
  RRP: Aus$25 (post free to Australia and New Zealand).
  RRP: US$15/Euro 15 (post free world-wide).

A systematic treatise of the history of the first German steamship connection to Samoa. Steam to Tonga and Samoa discusses the history of the service and its implications on postal and transportation history. It contains the first reconstructed time-table of the steam ship service. The book is extensively illustrated with historic photographs and images of philatelic covers.


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