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6 edition of The Sydney Harbour Bridge found in the catalog.

The Sydney Harbour Bridge

A Life, 75th Anniversary Edition

by Peter Spearritt

  • 332 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges,
  • Social history,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • History: World,
  • Australia,
  • Australia & New Zealand - Australia,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • Australia & New Zealand - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8331751M
    ISBN 100868409251
    ISBN 109780868409252

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