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5 edition of Scratchbuilding model cars found in the catalog.

Scratchbuilding model cars

Saul Santos

Scratchbuilding model cars

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Published by Tab Books in Blue Ridge Summit, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automobiles -- Models.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Saul Santos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL237 .S26 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 214 p. :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3486443M
    ISBN 100830630856, 0830620850
    LC Control Number82006010

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