3 edition of Outlines of American railway transportation found in the catalog.
Outlines of American railway transportation
Ralph Henry Hess
|Statement||by Ralph H. Hess and Heiskell B. Whaling.|
|Contributions||Whaling, Heiskell B., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||HE2741 .H4|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||208|
|LC Control Number||15002601|
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