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landscape of roads. by Sylvia Crowe

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Published by Architectural Press in London .
Written in English


  • Roads -- Design and construction,
  • Landscape protection

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementWith diagrs. by John Brookes.
LC ClassificationsTE175 .C7, TE175 .C7
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17858747M
LC Control Number61002532

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