book deals with the history of carrying messages and mail
by carrier pigeon.
It covers The
Ancient World; The Medieval Near East; Europe before 1867;
The Franco Prussian war 1870 – 1871; America and
Europe before 1914; European Colonies and Dominions; Russia;
The First World War; The period between the First and
Second World wars; The Second World war and the period
There is an extensive bibliography and
there is an index to both text and the many illustrations.
The book breaks new ground in its field
and reviews in the UK and abroad have brought to the author
recognition for his research.
Arab World, Australia
Austria, Belgian Congo, Belgium
Cuba, Dutch East Indies, Egypt
German East Africa
New Zealand, Nigeria
Russia, Sierra Leone