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Solving public transportation problems

Frank W. Davis

Solving public transportation problems

a need for policy reorientation

by Frank W. Davis

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Published by Dept. of Transportation, Office of the Secretary, Office of University Research, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Washington, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation -- United States -- Passenger traffic.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementF. W. Davis, Jr., K. Oen.
    SeriesReport - Dept. of Transportation ; no. DOT-TST-77-35
    ContributionsOen, K., United States. Dept. of Transportation. Office of University Research.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15218431M

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