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6 edition of The complete history of railroads found in the catalog.

The complete history of railroads

trade, transport, and expansion

by Robert Curley

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Published by Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robert Curley
    SeriesTransportation and society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF15 .C66 2012
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxix, 232p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25011225M
    ISBN 109781615306817
    LC Control Number2011032959

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