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automobile and an American city

Pound, Arthur

automobile and an American city

by Pound, Arthur

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Published by Published for the Detroit Historical Society, by Wayne State University Press in [Detroit] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Detroit (Mich.),
  • Michigan,
  • Detroit.
    • Subjects:
    • Automobile industry and trade -- Michigan -- Detroit.,
    • Detroit (Mich.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Arthur Pound.
      SeriesThe Lewis Cass lectures ;, 1961
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF574.D4 P68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination25 p. ;
      Number of Pages25
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5828410M
      LC Control Number61016776
      OCLC/WorldCa2135575

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