An Economic analysis of Pacific Coast trans-Pacific shipping
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Published by Stanford Research Institute in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English


  • Shipping -- Pacific Coast (U.S.),
  • Shipping -- Pacific Area,
  • Pacific States -- Commerce -- East Asia

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared for the Western Transportation Conference.
ContributionsStanford Research Institute., Western Transportation Conference.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 53 leaves :
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22967030M

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