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Packard story the car and the company by Robert E. Turnquist

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Published by A. S. Barnes in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Robert E. Turnquist.
LC ClassificationsTL215.P25 T8
The Physical Object
Pagination286 p.
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5943285M
LC Control Number65014240

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