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Published by Texas Transportation Institute, Texas A&M University in College Station, Tex .
Written in English


  • Fly ash.,
  • Soil stabilization.

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Statementby W.B. Ledbetter ... [et al.] ; sponsored by the Texas Department of Highways and Public Transportation in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration.
SeriesResearch report / Texas Transportation Institute, Texas A&M University ;, 240-2, Research report (Texas Transportation Institute) ;, 240-2.
ContributionsLedbetter, William Burl., Texas. State Dept. of Highways and Public Transportation., United States. Federal Highway Administration.
LC ClassificationsHE203 .T43 no. 240-2, TE210.5.F55 .T43 no. 240-2
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3143393M
LC Control Number82620884

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