A Postcard History of the Passenger Liner

A Postcard History of the Passenger Liner

Author: Christopher Deakes

Publisher: Pen and Sword

ISBN: 9781473817302

Page: 160

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Christopher Deakes worked for many years as a shipping agent in the Far East and in different parts of Africa.

Christopher Deakes worked for many years as a shipping agent in the Far East and in different parts of Africa. He has been an avid collector of shipping postcards and his first book, The Postcard History of the Passenger Liner, was published to great acclaim.



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