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Animal-powered engines

John Kenneth Major

Animal-powered engines

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English

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  • Animal-powered engines

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    StatementJ. Kenneth Major.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ830 .M34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4232439M
    ISBN 100713409185
    LC Control Number80512888


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