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An Overview of the Highway Capacity Manual and Its History

  • Roger P. RoessEmail author
  • Elena S. Prassas
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Part of the Springer Tracts on Transportation and Traffic book series (STTT, volume 5)

Abstract

In the earliest days of our nation, waterways were the primary means of transportation between various communities. There was little in the way of roads beyond rugged trails literally hacked out of the wilderness for horse-travel and the occasional wagon.

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Transportation Research Service Concept Facility Type Public Road Federal Highway 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.EmeritusNYU Polytechnic School of EngineeringNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Transportation EngineeringNYU Polytechnic School of EngineeringNew YorkUSA

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