The Westinghouse E-T Air Brake Instruction Pocket Book: A Complete Work Explaining in Detail the Improved Westinghouse Locomotive Air Brake Equipment, Including Both the No. 5 and the Latest, Perfected No. 6 Style

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N. W. Henley Publishing Company, 1909 - 242 стор.

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