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story of rapid transit

Willson, Beckles

story of rapid transit

by Willson, Beckles

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local transit -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Beckles Willson, with thirty-seven illustrations.
    SeriesLibrary of valuable knowledge
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE191 .W75 1913
    The Physical Object
    Pagination237 p.
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6571808M
    LC Control Number14021761
    OCLC/WorldCa14410957

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Healy has written a new book entitled “BART: The Dramatic History of the Bay Area Rapid Transit System.” Healy started his tenure with BART back in and spent several decades as the public face of BART. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA Bus Rapid Transit (BRT): An Efficient and Competitive Mode of Public Transport Working Paper Robert Cervero August File Size: 1MB.

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