Rolls-Royce V8s
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Rolls-Royce V8s The Modern Era (Osprey Classic Marques) by Ian Adcock

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Published by Osprey Publishing (UK) .
Written in English


  • Automotive technology,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Road & motor vehicles: general interest,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • Foreign Automobiles - History,
  • Automotive,
  • Reference,
  • Automotive - Domestic - General,
  • Automotive - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8992881M
ISBN 101855324237
ISBN 109781855324237

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