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Strategy planning in logistics and transportation

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Published by Kogan Page in London .
Written in English

  • Business logistics.,
  • Physical distributionof goods.,
  • Strategic planning.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by James Cooper.
    SeriesCranfield management research series
    ContributionsCooper, James, 1947-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280p. :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22160873M
    ISBN 100749411376

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