Transport services in medium-sized urban regions

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  • 35 Pages
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International Union of Public Transport , Brussels
Urban transportation -- Congresses., Transportation -- Planning -- Congre
Statementby G. Groche.
Series[Technical papers] - 42nd International Congress, Montreal, 1977 ; 8
LC ClassificationsTF5 .I63 42d, Vol. 8, HE305 .I63 42d, Vol. 8
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4297659M
LC Control Number78326008

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