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Pauling, George. The Chronicles of a Contractor; being the autobiography of the late George Pauling. (With added illustrations, maps and appendices). Rhodesiana Reprint Library, Volume 4. , Bulawayo. Books of Rhodesia. Facsimile reproduction ot the first edition, and with additions.

1969, (1926). Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,8,x,264. 40 plates, including facsimile maps and letters, plus a folding coloured map. Publishers red cloth gilt. Shadow browning to end papers, and light age tan to edges of text block. All pages clean, fresh and unmarked. Tight binding and sound covers, with no rub. Small ownership inscription. Book in VG condition. Without the D.w. - .##. - Pauling was builder of a major part of the railway networks of Rhodesia and Southern Africa, including more than 1,500 miles of the Rhode's "Cape to Cairo" railway. His company also built bridges, harbours, dams, and other public works, and expanded into other areas of the world, as Middle East, Greece, Borneo, South America, China and India. - .##. - We specialise in History of Engineering and Technology, and Travel.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9049 )  £ 22.00

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