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Robert Horonjeff (deceased) was an internationally known consultant on airport design and professor of transportation engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.
Francis X. McKelvey is professor of civil engineering at Michigan State University. He has also served as a consultant on transportation and airport planning to federal, state, and local agencies, as well as to private firms in the United States and abroad. He played a major role in the planning and design of the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
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Book Description New York, NY, U.S.A.: McGraw-Hill Companies, The, 1975, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 2nd Ed. 6.8 x 9.5. ISBN:0070303665. 460 pp. incl. refs, bibl, appendices & index. Copiously illustrated throughout with graphs, diagrams, some photos. Sporatic pencil underlinin g else Near Fine. Owner name. Bookseller Inventory # 03664
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1975. Book Condition: good. Second Edition. 460, illus., footnotes, chapter references/bibliography, index, some wear and soiling to boards, edges soiled. McGraw-Hill Series in Transportation. At the outbreak of World War II the author was placed in charge of all airport design work for the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, in the San Franciso District. In that capacity he was responsible for preparing the plans and specifications for some fourteen military and civil airports in the district. The First Edition was published in 1962; this Second Edition represents a substantial revision. Many of the airports operating in the United States were planned, designed, and built during the period of the currency of this work. Bookseller Inventory # 40531
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Inc.,US, 1975. Book Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. , 900grams, ISBN:0070303665. Bookseller Inventory # 6718523
Book Description McGraw-Hill Inc.,US, 1975. Book Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. , 900grams, ISBN:0070303665. Bookseller Inventory # 6718525