Intermodal freight transportation by John H. Mahoney

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Published by Eno Foundation for Transportation in Westport, Conn. (Box 2055, Saugatuck Station, Westport 06880) .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Freight and freightage -- United States.,
  • Containerization -- United States.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementJohn H. Mahoney.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE199.U5 M346 1985, HE199.U5 M346 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 214 p. :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14269603M
LC Control Number85081210

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