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Brisbane tramways

Howard R. Clark

Brisbane tramways

the last decade

by Howard R. Clark

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Published by Transit Press in Sans Souci, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Brisbane (Qld.)
    • Subjects:
    • Street-railroads -- Australia -- Brisbane (Qld.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Howard R. Clark [and] David R. Keenan.
      ContributionsKeenan, David R., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF822.B7 C52
      The Physical Object
      Pagination59 p. :
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4206437M
      ISBN 100909338019
      LC Control Number80485718
      OCLC/WorldCa6581110


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