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The Steam Locomotive: Its Theory, Operation and Economics including Comparisons with Diesel-Electric Locomotives

Ralph P. Johnson
Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation, New York
Format: Hardcover original cloth binding.
Quantity in stock: 0

Condition: VG+ (Very Good plus)

Price: $80.00 (inc GST)


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pp. 564, illusts fold-out diagrams #0918

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