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Famous Name Trains

Travelling in Style with the CPR

by David Laurence Jones

  • 148 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Fifth House Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads - History,
  • History,
  • Transportation,
  • History: World,
  • Canada - Post-Confederation (1867-),
  • History / Canada / Post-Confederation (1867-)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8724100M
    ISBN 101894856511
    ISBN 109781894856515
    OCLC/WorldCa63194740


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