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Transport investment as an agent of regional planning

R. Owen-Smith

Transport investment as an agent of regional planning

an assessment of the efficacy of investment in motorway and trunk road construction as an agent for regional planning.

by R. Owen-Smith

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Published by University of Strathclyde, Dept. of Urban and Regional Planning in Glasgow .
Written in English

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SeriesStrathclyde papers on planning -- no.4
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Open LibraryOL13959572M

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