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Measuring the travel characteristics of New York City"s fire companies

Peter Kolesar

Measuring the travel characteristics of New York City"s fire companies

by Peter Kolesar

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Published by Rand in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York (N.Y.). -- Fire Dept.,
  • Fire prevention -- New York (State) -- New York.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Peter Kolesar [and] Warren Walker.
    SeriesRand Corporation. Rand report] -- R-1449-NYC., R (Rand Corporation) -- 1449., R (Rand Corporation) -- R-1449-NYC.
    ContributionsWalker, Warren E.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 34 p.
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14114022M

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