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Slow train to yesterday

a last glance at the local

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads, Local and light -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Archie Robertson, illustrated with drawings by F. Strobel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF695 .R6
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardcover (with dustjacket)
      Paginationix, 189 p.
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6483931M
      LC Control Number45007489

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