The spirit of railroading

a color celebration of North America"s trains
  • 193 Pages
  • 1.77 MB
  • 4361 Downloads
  • English
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Kalmbach Pub. Co. , Waukesha, WI
Railroads -- United States., Railroads -- Ca

Places

United States., Ca

StatementGary W. Dolzall and Michael Danneman.
ContributionsDanneman, Mike, 1963-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF23 .D63 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination193 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1570099M
ISBN 100890241163
LC Control Number91061897
OCLC/WorldCa25195349

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