How To Build Classic Hot Rod V-8 Engines

by George McNicholl

Publisher: Motorbooks

Written in English
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Motorbooks Workshop

The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL8011791M
ISBN 100760327777
ISBN 109780760327777

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