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Course on urban transportation needs

United States. Dept. of Transportation.

Course on urban transportation needs

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

  • Urban transportation.

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    Other titlesUrban 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]
    ContributionsCenter for New York City Affairs.
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14335914M

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