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The Bridge at Quebec by William D. Middleton

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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History of specific subjects,
  • Transport industries,
  • Bridge Engineering,
  • Ground Transportation,
  • Transportation,
  • Canada,
  • Railroads - History,
  • Railroads - Pictorial,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • General,
  • Bridges, Cantilever,
  • Design and construction,
  • History,
  • Pont de Quebec (Quebec),
  • Pont de Quâebec (Quâebec),
  • Quâebec,
  • Quâebec (Province),
  • Railroad bridges

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9355715M
ISBN 100253337615
ISBN 109780253337610

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