United States transportation: resources, performance and problems
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United States transportation: resources, performance and problems a collection of papers prepared for the Transportation Research Conference. by Conference on Transportation Research Woods Hole, Mass. 1960

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Published by National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council in Washington .
Written in English


  • Transportation -- United States -- Congresses

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Includes bibliographies.

SeriesNational Research Council. Publication -- 841-S
LC ClassificationsHE206 C62 1960AC SUPPL.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 319 p.
Number of Pages319
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Open LibraryOL14584687M

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