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Highway research and urban transportation planning in other countries

National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.

Highway research and urban transportation planning in other countries

4 reports.

by National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Highway research.,
  • Roads -- Design and construction.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHighway research record,, no. 169
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board. Special Committee on International Cooperative Activities.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTE7 .H5 no. 169
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p.
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5562506M
    LC Control Number67062775
    OCLC/WorldCa594174

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