Distances Between European Cities and Between US Cities
eurodist gives the road distances (in km) between 21
cities in Europe. The data are taken from a table in The
UScitiesD gives straight line distances between 10
cities in the US.
dist objects based on 21 and 10 objects, respectively.
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kind of object available).
Crystal, D. Ed. (1990) The Cambridge Encyclopaedia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, The US cities distances were provided by Pierre Legendre.