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Problems of mass transportation. Edited by Diana Reische.


New York, H.W. Wilson Company, 1970.
ISBN 0824204131

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Subjects Transportation -- United States.
Transportation.
United States.
Urban transportation -- United States.
Urban transportation.
Series Reference shelf ; v. 42, no. 5.
Description 208 pages 20 cm.
Copyright Date 1970.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208).
Also issued online.
Summary This compilation explores the crisis that now envelops mass transportation in the United States.
Contents Urban transit today / Walter S. Rainville, Jr. -- Pity the poor commuter / Richard W. McManus -- Scope of present urban transportation -- The federal role in transportation -- A president surveys transportation / Lyndon B. Johnson -- Mass transportation : Cinderella in our cities / Thomas E. Lisko -- The ubiquitous auto -- Man's servant or master? -- Tolls could ease the jam / Richard W. McManus -- Fighting the freeway -- Too much for highways -- Another $ 320 billion for roads? -- The story behind the commuter crisis -- Railroads and a region : a case study from New Jersey / Edward J. Flynn -- Easy ride on a Philadelphia transit line / Robert Lindsey -- Buses are popular but not profitable / Edward J. Flynn -- New systems for San Francisco and Washington / James E. Clayton -- Yes, there is a fine subway somewhere / Anthony F.W. Liversidge -- The unloved passenger : shall this train be discontinued? / Albert R. Karr -- Why the metroliner is succeeding / William E. Griswold -- What's being planned to save rail travel -- Ready or not, here come jumbo -- Airports for jumbo jets / Horace Sutton and David Butwin -- The jetport tangle / Walter Pitkin, Jr. -- A vocabulary for the seventies / Horace Sutton and David Butwin -- More traffic jams to come -- Let's modify existing systems / Sumner Myers -- Trains on air cushions / Philip Harrison -- Minisystems in the city / Brian Richards -- Transportation policy in cities of the future / Gertrude S. Rubin.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)116753
(OCoLC)ocm00116753
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WorldCat Identities Reische, Diana L.,
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