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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Urban transportation policy -- United States.,
  • Choice of transportation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 312-332) and index.

StatementErik Ferguson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE311.U6 F47 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 337 p. :
Number of Pages337
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL58266M
ISBN 10185972535X
LC Control Number99076153

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