2 edition of Course on urban transportation needs found in the catalog.
Course on urban transportation needs
United States. Dept. of Transportation.
1972 in Washington .
Written in English
|Other titles||Urban transportation needs.|
|Statement||[a series of eight lectures given at the] New School for Social Research, Center for New York City Affairs[by the U.S. Dept. of Transportation]|
|Contributions||Center for New York City Affairs.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||56|
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