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7 edition of The canal age found in the catalog.

The canal age

by Charles Hadfield

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot [Devon], North Pomfret, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Canals -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Charles Hadfield.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE435 .H314 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination233 p. :
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3847786M
      ISBN 100715380796
      LC Control Number81165019

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