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Power distribution for electric railroads

Louis Bell

Power distribution for electric railroads

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Published by Street Railway Publishing C. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electric power distribution.,
  • Electric railroads.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Louis Bell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF855 B44 1897
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19075388M

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