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Death on the road

Francis Antony Whitlock

Death on the road

a study in social violence. Foreword by R.J. Smeed.

by Francis Antony Whitlock

  • 186 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Tavistock Publications in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Traffic accidents,
  • Traffic safety,
  • Traffic violations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesStudies in social ecology and pathology
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 212 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18724716M


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