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Public transport planning in Malaysia

M. N. Abd Rahim

Public transport planning in Malaysia

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Published by Department of Geography, University of Keele in Keele .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p51-54.

StatementM. N. Abd. Rahim.
SeriesOccasional paper / University of Keele. Department of Geography -- no.14, Occasional paper (University of Keele. Department of Geography) -- no.14.
The Physical Object
Pagination54p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15333219M
ISBN 100948943041

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