Friday, June 11, 2010

The Morton Collecton - The Stamps of Weimar Germany

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The British Postal Museum & Archive posts about the famous inflationary stamps of Weimar Germany:

The Weimar Republic is the period in German history between the end of WWI and the coming to power of Hitler in 1933. Weimar society was characterised by great political instability, violence and strikes. There were eight elections in its short 15 year life span, and over 16 different political parties, including five different liberal parties, standing for parliament.

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