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Illustrated history of Canadian railways

Nick Mika

Illustrated history of Canadian railways

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Published by Mika Pub. Co. in Belleville, Ont .
Written in English

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  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Canada -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Nick and Helma Mika with Donald M. Wilson.
      ContributionsMika, Helma., Wilson, Donald M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF26 .M53 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p. :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2337623M
      ISBN 100919303854
      LC Control Number86228855

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