prolegomenon to the forecasting of transportation development by William Louis Garrison

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Published by Dept. of the Army Aviation Materiel Laboratories in Fort Eustis, Va .

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Statement[by] William L. Garrison and Duane F. Marble.
ContributionsMarble, Duane Francis, 1931-
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 123 p.: illus., maps
Number of Pages123
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Open LibraryOL14336716M

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