Western grain transportation report on consultations and recommendations /J.C. Gilson [for Western Grain Transportation Office].. -- by J.C Gilson

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Published by [Transport Canada], 1982. in Ottawa .

Written in English

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  • Grain -- Canada -- Transportation,
  • Grain -- Prairie Provinces -- Transportation,
  • Grain trade -- Government policy -- Canada,
  • Railroads -- Canada -- Costs,
  • Railroads -- Canada -- Freight

Edition Notes

Dr. Gilson appointed as the Federal Representative on Western Rail Transportation February 8, 1982. Report presented June 28, 1982. Cover title.

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ContributionsCanada. Transport Canada, Grain Transportation Authority (Canada)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. in various pagings :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22440505M
ISBN 100660111802

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