George Stephenson

the engineer and his letters
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Institution of Mechanical Engineers , London
Stephenson, George, -- 1781-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ603.5.S84 S54, TF140S73 S5
The Physical Object
Pagination267 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21491690M
ISBN 100852981503

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