2 edition of Urban road user subsidies found in the catalog.
Urban road user subsidies
Donald N. Dewees
1979 by University of Toronto/York University Joint Program in Transportation in [Toronto] .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 73-76.
|Statement||D.N. Dewees with E. Hauer, F. Saccomano[sic].|
|Series||Transportation paper -- no. 4|
|Contributions||Haver, Ezra, Saccomanno, F. Frank 1948-|
|LC Classifications||HE357 .D494, HE357 D494|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||76 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||76|
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