Making Histories in Transport Museums (Making Histories in Museums) by Colin Divall

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Published by Leicester University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Historiography,
  • Museums & Museology,
  • Transport: General Interest,
  • Museum techniques,
  • Historical museums,
  • Technology,
  • History - General History,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Transportation museums,
  • General,
  • Engineering - General,
  • Material culture

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7838528M
ISBN 100718501063
ISBN 109780718501068

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