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Small car safety in the 1980"s

Small car safety in the 1980"s

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Published by The Administration in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Compact cars -- Crashworthiness.,
  • Compact cars -- Safety appliances.,
  • Crash injuries -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNational Highway Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
    LC ClassificationsTL242 .S57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. :
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3920641M
    LC Control Number81601927

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