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Reducing empty travel by goods vehicles

M. A. Cundill

Reducing empty travel by goods vehicles

by M. A. Cundill

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Published by Transport and Road Research Laboratory in Crowthorne (Berks.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

At head of title : Department of the Environment, Department of Transport.

Statementby M A Cundill and P M Hull.
SeriesReports -- 876.
ContributionsHull, P M., Transport and Road Research Laboratory.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21733825M

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