Planning urban roadway systems

an ITE proposed recommended practice
  • 44 Pages
  • 4.94 MB
  • English
Institute of Transportation Engineers , Washington, DC
Highway planning, Traffic engine
LC ClassificationsTE153 .I56 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 44 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25024967M
ISBN 101933452617
ISBN 139781933452616
LC Control Number2011014032

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