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Rail transit car costs

Southern California Association of Governments

Rail transit car costs

a review, analysis and projections : a technical report

by Southern California Association of Governments

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Published by The Association in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- United States -- Cars -- Costs,
  • Railroads -- Canada -- Cars -- Costs

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 160-161.

    Statementprepared by Southern California Association of Governments ; [Gerald B. Leonard, senior transportation planner].
    ContributionsLeonard, Gerald B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE1830 S69 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 161 p. :
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20975159M

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