World Railways

An Illustrated History of the Iron Horse
  • 256 Pages
  • 1.65 MB
  • English
Diane Pub Co
Transportation, Railroads - Hi
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7996066M
ISBN 100756766117
ISBN 139780756766115

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Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. The first edition of this very popular series on railways of the world, a survey of the operation and equipment of representative rail systems.

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