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War against Automobiles by B. Bruce-Biggs

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Published by Dutton Adult .
Written in English


  • United States,
  • Automobiles,
  • Social aspects,
  • Transportation, Highway,
  • Transportation, Automotive

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7769640M
ISBN 100525230084
ISBN 109780525230083

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