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Mobility of people and goods in the urban environment

Polytechnic Institute of New York. Dept. of Transportation Planning and Engineering

Mobility of people and goods in the urban environment

mobility of the handicapped and elderly

by Polytechnic Institute of New York. Dept. of Transportation Planning and Engineering

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Published by Dept. of Transportation, Office of the Secretary, Office of University Research, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Washington, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Transportation -- New York (State),
  • Freight and freightage -- New York (State) -- New York ,
  • People with disabilities -- New York (State) -- New York -- Transportation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMobility of the handicapped and elderly
    StatementJ. Falcocchio ... [et al.]
    SeriesReport - Dept. of Transportation ; no. DOT-TST-77-43
    ContributionsFalcocchio, John C, United States. Dept. of Transportation. Office of University Research
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14941586M

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