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Planning and management of roads in developing countries

PTRC Summer Meeting. (17th 1989 University of Sussex).

Planning and management of roads in developing countries

proceedings of seminar L held at the PTRC Transport and Planning Summer Annual Meeting, University of Sussex, England, from 11-15 September 1989.

by PTRC Summer Meeting. (17th 1989 University of Sussex).

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Published by PTRC Education and Research Services in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roads -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Comprises proceedings of the Sub-Saharan Africa Transport Program Road Maintenance Initiative"s Road Maintenance Policy Seminar.

    SeriesP326
    ContributionsPlanning and Transport Research and Computation International Association., Sub-Saharan Africa Transport Program. Road Maintenance Initiative., Road Maintenance Policy Seminar (1989 : University of Sussex)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22673435M

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