2 edition of story of the western railroads found in the catalog.
story of the western railroads
Robert E. Riegel
Bibliography: p. 321-337.
|Statement||by Robert Edgar Riegel.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 345 p. ; 20 cm|
|Number of Pages||345|
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