SOIL: ITS GEOLOGY AND USE

A BRIEF HISTORICAL REVIEW AND SUMMARY IS PRESENTED OF THE APPLICATIONS OF GEOLOGY IN THE SERVICE OF MAN, AGRICULTURAL STUDIES, MINERALOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS AND SOIL ENGINEERING CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS. THE WORK OF ATTERBERG AND TERZAGHI ARE SPECIFICALLY REVIEWED. THE VITAL IMPORTANCE OF SOIL STRUCTURE IN ENGINEERING PRACTICE IS EMPHASIZED. SOIL SAMPLING AND TEST METHODS ARE DISCUSSED.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 78, No 12, PP 1433-1460, 15 FIG, 8 PHOT, 68 REF, 2 APP
  • Authors:
    • Legget, R F
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  • Accession Number: 00229092
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:38AM