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Urban transport problem

Dilip Kumar Halder

Urban transport problem

an economic investigation into public utilities in Calcutta

by Dilip Kumar Halder

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Published by Academic Publishers in [Calcutta] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Calcutta.
    • Subjects:
    • Transportation -- India -- Calcutta.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementD. K. Halder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE311.I42 C33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 367 p. :
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4705258M
      LC Control Number77906590


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