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Bicycles in American highway planning : the critical years of policy-making, 1969-1991 / Bruce D. Epperson.

Author/Creator:
Epperson, Bruce D., 1957- author.
Publication:
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 239 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Bicycle commuting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Bicycles -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Highway planning -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Transportation and state -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Summary:
"The United States differs from other developed nations in the extent to which its national bicycle transportation policy relies on the use of unmodified roadways. Using contemporary magazine articles, government reports, and archival material from industry lobbying groups and national cycling organizations, this book tells the story of how America became a nation of bicyclists without bikeways"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780786494958
0786494956
9781476616797
OCLC:
877371034
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