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3 edition of Railroad engineers & airplane pilots found in the catalog.

Railroad engineers & airplane pilots

what do they do?

by Carla Greene

  • 312 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air pilots,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Locomotive engineers,
  • Occupations

  • About the Edition

    Briefly describes the jobs of railroad engineers and airplane pilots.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPictures by Leonard Kessler
    SeriesAn I can read book
    ContributionsKessler, Leonard P., 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ605.5 .G74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24749139M
    LC Control Number64019715
    OCLC/WorldCa849142

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Railroad Engineers and Airplane Pilots: What Do They Do. Hardcover – June 1, by Carla Greene (Author), Leonard Kessler (Illustrator) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Carla Greene.

Railroad engineers & airplane pilots: what do they do?. [Carla Greene; Leonard P Kessler] -- Briefly describes the jobs of railroad engineers and airplane pilots. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search.

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