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history of farm mechanisation in Ireland, 1890-1990 by John Neill-Watson

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Published by Farm Tractor and Machinery Trade Association in Dublin .
Written in English



  • Ireland.


  • Farm mechanization -- Ireland.,
  • Agricultural machinery -- Ireland.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-147).

StatementJohn Neill-Watson.
LC ClassificationsS760.I73 N45 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 147 p. :
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1170054M
ISBN 100952255502
LC Control Number94152566

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