A basic soils and foundation text, this book emphasizes practical applications rather than theory. Contents: Engineering Properties of Soils; Soil Exploration; Stress Distribution in Soil; Consolidation of Soil and Settlement of Structures; Shear Strength of Soil; Shallow Foundations; Pile Foundations; Drilled Caissons; Earth Pressure; Retaining Walls; Soil Compaction; Stability Analysis of Slopes.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Prentice-Hall, Incorporated

    Route 9W
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ  United States  07632
  • Authors:
    • Liu, Changqin
    • Evett, J B
  • Publication Date: 1981

Media Info

  • Pagination: 319 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00341527
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maxwell Scientific International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1981 12:00AM