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Pedestrian areas

Klaus Uhlig

Pedestrian areas

from malls to complete networks

by Klaus Uhlig

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Published by Academy Editions, Verlag Gerd Hatje in London, Stuttgart .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Parallel German text and English translation.

Statement(translated from the German by Anne Shelley).
The Physical Object
Pagination152p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20062838M
ISBN 100856706590

Pedestrian accidents can occur anywhere and anytime; however, there are times and locations known to be particularly dangerous: more pedestrian fatalities occur after dark, whatever the season, and most pedestrian accidents occur in urban areas, where there are higher concentrations of pedestrian traffic. Types of Pedestrian Accidents.


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