Soviet transport situation Soviet transport research project executive summary by Holland Hunter

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Published by Wharton Econometric Forecasting Associates in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Transportation -- Soviet Union.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementby Holland Hunter and Peggy Dunn.
ContributionsDunn, Peggy., Wharton Econometric Forecasting Associates.
LC ClassificationsHE199R8 H85 1984
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Paginationvi, 56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14817947M

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