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Main Title Transportation and traffic engineering handbook /
Author Baerwald, John Edward
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Baerwald, John Edward
CORP Author Institute of Traffic Engineers.
Publisher Prentice-Hall,
Year Published 1976
OCLC Number 01866632
ISBN 0139305785; 9780139305788
Subjects Traffic engineering ; Transportation ; Transportation planning ; Highway traffic control ; Highway design
Additional Subjects Traffic engineering ; Transportation
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  HE333.T68 1976 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/28/1997
ERAM  HE333.T68 1976 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 01/01/1988
Collation viii, 1080 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Published 1941-65 under title: Traffic engineering handbook. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Vehicle, highway and travel facts -- Vehicle operating characteristics -- Driver and pedestrian characteristics -- General traffic characteristics -- Urban travel characteristics -- Mass transportation characteristics -- Traffic flow theory -- Highway capacity -- Traffic accident analysis -- Traffic studies -- Computer applications -- Urban transportation planning. -- Statewide and regional transportation planning -- Geometric design -- Parking, loading, and terminal facilities -- Traffic signs and markings -- Traffic signals -- Speed regulations and other operational controls -- Traffic surveillance and control -- Lighting of traffic facilities -- Environmental considerations in traffic engineering -- Traffic engineering administration -- Application of systems concepts. Emphasizes the major elements of total transportation planning, particularly as they relate to traffic engineering. Updates essential facts about the vehicle, the highway and the driver, and all matters related to these three principal concerns of the traffic engineer.