Public transportation in Washington State

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Published by Washington State Dept. of Transportation, Research, Planning, and Public Transportation Division in Olympia, Wash .

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Other titlesReport, public transportation in Washington State, 1984.
StatementWashington State Department of Transportation, Planning, Research, and Public Transportation, Public Transportation Office.
ContributionsWashington (State). Public Transportation Office., Washington (State). Planning, Research, and Public Transportation Division.
LC ClassificationsHE213.W2 P82 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination196, [47] p., [1] p. of plates :
Number of Pages196
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Open LibraryOL2666791M
LC Control Number85621556

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