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Historical and geographical features of the Rocky Mountain railroads

Douglas, James

Historical and geographical features of the Rocky Mountain railroads

by Douglas, James

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- United States.,
  • Railroads -- Canada.,
  • Railroads -- Pacific coast (United States and Canada).

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Douglas.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 14931
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (26 fr.)
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22011209M
    ISBN 10066514931X

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Historical and geographical features of the Rocky Mountain railroads by Douglas, James Download PDF EPUB FB2

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