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Highway capacity and freight mobility

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Highways, Transit, and Pipelines

Highway capacity and freight mobility

the current status and future challenges : hearing before the Subcommittee on Highways, Transit, and Pipelines of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 10, 2006

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Highways, Transit, and Pipelines

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Highway capacity -- United States -- Evaluation,
  • Freight and freightage -- United States,
  • Trucking -- United States,
  • Shipment of goods -- United States,
  • Traffic congestion -- Economic aspects -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14558122M
    ISBN 100160780187
    ISBN 109780160780189
    OCLC/WorldCa83756068

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