Railways of the world

by O. S. Nock

Publisher: A. and C. Black in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 226 Downloads: 818
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    Bibl.: p.221. - Index.

    Statement(by)O.S. Nock.
    LC ClassificationsHE1021
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix,226p.,leaf of plate,32p. of plates :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22299936M
    ISBN 100713618558

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