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Improved street utilization through traffic engineering proceedings. by Conference on Improved Street Utilization Through Traffic Engineering Washington, D.C. 1967.

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Published by Highway Research Board, National Research Council in Washington .
Written in English

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  • Traffic engineering -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

SeriesHRB special report 93, National Academy of Sciences. Publication 1550., Special report (National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board) ;, 93., Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) ;, no. 1550.
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE332 .C62 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5634332M
LC Control Number68061297

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