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Trains of America All-Color Railroad Photography Featuring the Late Steam and Early Diesel Era by Donald J. Heimburger

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Published by Heimburger House Pub. Co. .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Trains & railways: general interest,
  • Railroads - General,
  • Railroad Engineering,
  • Railroads,
  • Transportation,
  • USA,
  • Engineering - General,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8299120M
ISBN 100911581138
ISBN 109780911581133

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