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Published by The Council in Washington, DC (1111 18th St., N.W., Suite 716, Washington 20036) .
Written in English


  • Choice of transportation.,
  • Urban transportation -- Passenger transportation.

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Other titlesNation"s public works: report on intermodal transportation., Report on intermodal transportation., Intermodal transportation.
Statementprepared by Joseph S. Revis, Curtis Tarnoff, for the National Council on Public Works Improvement.
SeriesCategories of public works series
ContributionsTarnoff, Curtis., National Council on Public Works Improvement (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 150 p. :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18176100M

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