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Transportation planning and air quality

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Statementsponsored by the Urban Transportation Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; organized by the Committee on Energy and Environmental Aspects of Transportation of the Urban Transportaton Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Roger L. Wayson.
ContributionsWayson, Roger L., American Society of Civil Engineers. Urban Transportation Division., American Society of Civil Engineers. Committee on Energy and Environmental Aspects of Transportation.
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LC ClassificationsTD195.T7 T75 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 368 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1709522M
ISBN 100872628159
LC Control Number92011204

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