Legal and political aspects of free transit in major metropolitan areas
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Published by Northwestern University, Transportation Center in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


  • Local transit -- United States

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SeriesResearch report
LC ClassificationsHE4461 D5
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 91 leaves. --
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18647264M

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