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Down brakes

Robert Byers Shaw

Down brakes

a history of railroad accidents,safety precautions and operating practices in the United States of America.

by Robert Byers Shaw

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by P.R.M. Publishers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination487p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages487
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20359255M

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