Operation, inspection and maintenance of steam locomotives and locomotive cranes.
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Published by Distributed by Portrayal Press in [Andover, NJ .
Written in English


  • Steam locomotives -- Maintenance and repair -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

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GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
SeriesDepartment of the Army Technical Manual -- TM 55-201
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Army.
LC ClassificationsTJ675 .O64 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination358 p. :
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16854285M
LC Control Number2007360864

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