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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Western Railway (Great Britain) -- History,
  • Railroads -- Great Britain -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementPeter Semmens.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE3020
The Physical Object
Pagination3v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20845017M
ISBN 100043851045, 0043851053, 0043851061

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