Environmental factors in transportation planning [by] Paul Weiner [and] Edward J. Deak.

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Published by Lexington Books in Lexington, Mass .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Transportation -- Mathematical models,
  • Environmental policy

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 251-278.

Book details

ContributionsDeak, Edward J., jt. author
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 283 p. ;
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22440503M

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