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Published by Overseas Unit, Transport and Road Research Laboratory in Crowthorne, Berkshire .
Written in English

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Statementby H. Hide ... [et al.].
SeriesTRRL Laboratory report,, 672
ContributionsHide, H., Transport Road and Research Laboratory.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 90/00356 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination70 p., [35] p. of plates :
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2001152M
LC Control Number90888220

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