Urban traffic and transport planning in developing countries
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Urban traffic and transport planning in developing countries a select bibliography by Harry T. Dimitriou

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Published by Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning, Development Planning Unit in London .
Written in English

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Statementcompiled by Harry T. Dimitriou.
ContributionsBartlett School of Architecture and Planning. Development Planning Unit.
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Open LibraryOL14871115M

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