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The call of trains

Jim Shaughnessy

The call of trains

railroad photographs of Jim Shaughnessy

by Jim Shaughnessy

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photography of railroads,
  • Railroads -- United States -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    StatementText by Jeff Brouws.
    ContributionsBrouws, Jeff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTR715 .S43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16443274M
    ISBN 109780393065923
    LC Control Number2008001295

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