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Actual track capacity of a railroad division.

Mostafa Khalil Kamel Mostafa

Actual track capacity of a railroad division.

by Mostafa Khalil Kamel Mostafa

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Traffic.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTrack capacity of a railroad division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE1821 .M6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL201120M
    LC Control Numbera 51010648
    OCLC/WorldCa25104882

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