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Transportation modelling

Alan Jessop

Transportation modelling

a category definition procedure for use in trip end models

by Alan Jessop

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Published by Polytechnic of Central London in London .
Written in English

  • Transportation -- Mathematical models.,
  • Traffic engineering -- Mathematical models.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 33-34.

    Statement[by] Alan Jessop.
    SeriesSchool of the Environment occasional paper ; no. 2
    LC ClassificationsHE193 .J47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 leaves, 34 p. :
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4478225M
    LC Control Number79306050

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