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New technologies for urban safety of mega cities in Asia

International Symposium on New Technologies for Urban Safety of Mega Cities in Asia (6th 2007 Dhaka, Bangladesh)

New technologies for urban safety of mega cities in Asia

9-10 December 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh

by International Symposium on New Technologies for Urban Safety of Mega Cities in Asia (6th 2007 Dhaka, Bangladesh)

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Published by Bangladesh Network Office for Urban Safety & International Center for Urban Safety Engineering in Dhaka .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Mehedi A. Ansari and Kawin Worakchana ; co-organized by Bangladesh Network Office for Urban Safety & International Center for Urban Safety Engineering
SeriesICUS report -- no. 27
ContributionsAnsary, Mehedi Ahmed, Worakchana, Kawin, Bangladesh Network Office for Urban Safety, Tōkyō Daigaku. International Center for Urban Safety Engineering
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 417 p. :
Number of Pages417
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24575333M
ISBN 104903661164
LC Control Number2009305908
OCLC/WorldCa496597115

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