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Traction engines in close-up

E. H. Sawford

Traction engines in close-up

by E. H. Sawford

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Published by D.B. Barton in Truro, Cornwall, England .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Traction-engines.,
  • Steam-engines.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementE.H. Sawford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ700 .S29 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2989441M
    ISBN 100851533825
    LC Control Number84243199
    OCLC/WorldCa12286697

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