2 edition of Guidelines for new systems of urban transportation. found in the catalog.
Guidelines for new systems of urban transportation.
Written in English
|Other titles||Study in new systems of urban transportation.|
|Statement||Prepared for the Urban Transportation Administration, U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development.|
|Contributions||United States. Urban Transportation Administration.|
|LC Classifications||HE148 .B35|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||77602091|
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Vukan R. Vuchic, PhD, is UPS Foundation Professor of Transportation Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of is the author of Urban Transit: Operations, Planning, and Economics (Wiley), Transportation for Livable Cities, and other acclaimed books and articles on the subject of urban transit.
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