7 edition of The origins of railway enterprise found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-217) and index.
|Statement||Maurice W. Kirby.|
|LC Classifications||HE3020.S8 K57 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 223 p. :|
|Number of Pages||223|
|LC Control Number||92041856|
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