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Car-free Copenhagen

Car-free Copenhagen

perspective and ideas for reducing car dependence in Copenhagen

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Published by Dept. of Urban Design, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Institute for Science and Technology Policy, Murdoch University in Copenhagen, Perth, Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation -- Denmark -- Copenhagen Region,
  • Automobiles -- Social aspects -- Denmark -- Copenhagen Region

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Newman ... [et al.].
    ContributionsNewman, Peter, 1949-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE311.D42 C663 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 77 p. :
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22656427M
    ISBN 100869055836
    LC Control Number2001319963


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