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Backwoods railroads of the West

Richard Steinheimer

Backwoods railroads of the West

a portfolio.

by Richard Steinheimer

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Kalmbach Pub. Co. in [Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      GenrePictorial works.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2771.A17 S78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination177 p.
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5887900M
      LC Control Number63020801
      OCLC/WorldCa3156114

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