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New light on the locomotive exchanges a detailedanalysis of the official report of the Railway Executive. by Cecil J. Allen

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Published by Allen .
Written in English


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Pagination60p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages60
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Open LibraryOL18705991M

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