Need for more Federal leadership in administering nonurbanized area public transit activities
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Need for more Federal leadership in administering nonurbanized area public transit activities report by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by General Accounting Office in [Washington] .
Written in English

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  • Federal aid to transportation -- United States

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Statementby the General Accounting Office
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 12 p. ;
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14896178M

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