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Old myths and new choices

Thomas T. Schweitzer

Old myths and new choices

railway freight rates and western economic development

by Thomas T. Schweitzer

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Published by Economic Council of Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada, Western,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Freight -- Rates -- Canada.,
    • Canada, Western -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Thomas T. Schweitzer.
      SeriesDiscussion paper,, no. 269, Discussion paper (Economic Council of Canada) ;, no. 269.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2135 .S37 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 102 p. :
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2563094M
      LC Control Number85102933

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