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British Fire Engine Heritage (Osprey Utility Vehicles)

Roger Pennington

British Fire Engine Heritage (Osprey Utility Vehicles)

by Roger Pennington

  • 125 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Motorbooks International .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automotive technology,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Road & motor vehicles: general interest,
  • Fire Science And Technology,
  • Automotive,
  • Reference,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Automotive - Repair & Maintenance,
  • Fire engines,
  • Great Britain,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11999240M
    ISBN 101855324369
    ISBN 109781855324367
    OCLC/WorldCa31434005

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