2 edition of Transportation and public policy found in the catalog.
Transportation and public policy
by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.]
Written in English
|Other titles||Longer and heavier trucks, Proceedings of a CRS congressional seminar|
|Statement||coordinated by Stephen J. Thompson|
|Series||Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1991, reel 8, fr. 1003|
|Contributions||Thompson, Stephen J, Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||24|
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