Desert rails by L. P. Holmes

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Published by Chivers Press, Thorndike Press in Bath, England, Waterville, Me .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Railroads -- Design and construction -- Fiction.,
  • Large type books.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby L.P. Holmes.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3515.O4448 D47 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination242 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3564898M
ISBN 100786249196, 0786249196, 0754089444
LC Control Number2002036016

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