3 edition of Simulation model of fire department operations found in the catalog.
Simulation model of fire department operations
Grace M. Carter
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Grace Carter, Jan Chaiken, Edward Ignall.|
|Series||[Report - Rand Corporation] ; R-1188/1-HUD|
|Contributions||Chaiken, Jan M., joint author., Ignall, Edward, joint author., United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Policy Development and Research.|
|LC Classifications||AS36 .R3 R-1188/1, TH9146 .R3 R-1188/1|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 19 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||19|
|LC Control Number||78316594|
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