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Published by H. P. Books in [Tucson, Ariz.] .
Written in English


  • Motorcycles -- Maintenance and repair.,
  • Motorcycle racing.

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LC ClassificationsTL440 .S466 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5434637M
ISBN 100912656131
LC Control Number73082437

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