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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||[by] Ian Black ... [et al. ; for the Urban Transport Research Group, University of Warwick].|
|Contributions||Black, Ian., University of Warwick. Urban Transport Research Group.|
|LC Classifications||TA1205 .A36|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 212 p. :|
|Number of Pages||212|
|LC Control Number||75003834|
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