Suburban gridlock by Robert Cervero

Cover of: Suburban gridlock | Robert Cervero

Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Traffic flow,
  • Land use,
  • Planning,
  • Traffic congestion,
  • Suburbs

Edition Notes

Originally published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Center for Urban Policy Research, c1986.

Book details

StatementRobert Cervero
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE355.3.C64 C47 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25361988M
ISBN 109781412848688
LC Control Number2012024585

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