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Forest roads

Ross W. Gorte

Forest roads

construction and financing

by Ross W. Gorte

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest roads -- United States -- Design and construction,
  • Forest roads -- United States -- Finance

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCRS report for Congress.
    StatementRoss W. Gorte.
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1998, 97-706 ENR.
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16341964M
    OCLC/WorldCa43512232

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