|Series||Canada Dept. of Railways and Canals Highways Branch Bulletin -- 7|
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The Trans-Canada Highway (French: Route Transcanadienne; abbreviated as TCH or T-Can) is a transcontinental federal-provincial highway system that travels through all ten provinces of Canada from the Pacific Ocean on the west to the Atlantic on the east. The main route spans 7, km (4, mi) across the country, one of the longest routes of its type in the world. book is designed as an introductory text which will deliver basic information in those core areas of highway engineering of central importance to practising highway engineers. Highway Engineeringis intended as a text for undergraduate students on degree and diploma courses in civil engineering. It does, however, touch on. Egyptian mother-of-three Menna said she was caught off guard when a bulldozer clearing space for a controversial highway flattened much of a mausoleum that doubled as her home in a . Its report supported the idea for economic reasons, but both American and Canadian members recognized that a highway would benefit the American military in Alaska. In , the joint commission proposed the U.S. government contribute $2 million of the capital cost, with the $12 million balance borne by the Canadian and BC governments. .
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