Understanding travel behaviour

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Published by Gower in Aldershot, Hampshire, England .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Urban transportation -- Mathematical models.,
  • Trip generation -- Mathematical models.

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StatementP.M. Jones ... [et al.].
SeriesOxford studies in transport
ContributionsJones, Peter, University of Oxford. Transport Studies Unit.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE305 .U52 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 281 p. :
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3241639M
ISBN 100566006065
LC Control Number83156732

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