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picture history of the automobile. by Roberts, Peter

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Published by Ward, Lock in London .
Written in English


  • Automobiles -- History.

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LC ClassificationsTL15 .R592
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5084109M
ISBN 100706313011
LC Control Number74155228

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