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A study of youthful bicycle riders in an urban community

A study of youthful bicycle riders in an urban community

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Published by Highway Safety Research Center, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementE.A. Pascarella.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiche
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13930771M

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