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The future of conurbation transport

Symposium on the Future of Conurbation Transport (9th 1975 Manchester)

The future of conurbation transport

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Published by University of Manchester. Department of Extra-Mural Studies in Manchester .
Written in English


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Statementorganised by University of Manchester Department of Extra-Mural Studies.
ContributionsUniversity of Manchester. Department of Extra-Mural Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination152p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20864374M
ISBN 100902637215
OCLC/WorldCa16296641

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