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Sustainable transportation

William R. Black

Sustainable transportation

problems and solutions

by William R. Black

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Published by Guilford Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-288) and index.

StatementWilliam R. Black
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE147.65 .B57 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 299 p. :
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24547370M
ISBN 109781606234853
LC Control Number2009040112
OCLC/WorldCa406124060

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