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Published by National Academy of Sciences in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Transportation -- Planning -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Local transit -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • United States -- Rural conditions -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementTransportation Research Board, Commission on Sociotechnical Systems, National Research Council.
SeriesTransportation research record ;, 638
LC ClassificationsTE7 .H5 no. 638, HE193 .H5 no. 638
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 54 p. ;
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4719615M
ISBN 100309026652
LC Control Number78006530

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