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Investigation of highway sub-base materials and aspects of pavement design.

H. Yazdani

Investigation of highway sub-base materials and aspects of pavement design.

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Published by North East London Polytechnic in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (B.Sc.) - North East London Polytechnic, 1986.

ContributionsNorth East London Polytechnic.
The Physical Object
Pagination45, [29] leaves :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13792339M

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