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Published by Thames and Hudson in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Railroads -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Railroads -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-401) and index.

StatementJack Simmons.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE3018 .S58 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination416 p. ;
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1894191M
ISBN 10050025110X
LC Control Number90070200

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