THE MECHANICS OF ENGINEERING SOILS. FIFTH EDITION

THIS THE FIFTH EDITION OF THE TEXTBOOK ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1949. SEVERAL CHAPTERS HAVE BEEN REWRITTEN, AND ALL ILLYSTRATIONS HAVE BEEN REDRAWN. THE BOOK DETAILS THE PRINCIPLES OF SOIL MECHANICS UNDER THE FOLLOWING CHAPTER HEADINGS: THE SCOPE OF SOIL MECHANICS PHYSICAL STATE AND CLASSIFICATION OF SOILS , PORE WATER IN SOILS, FLOW OF WATER IN SOILS, SHEARING RESISTANCE, STRESSES IN SOIL FROM EXTERNAL LOADING, PRESSURES APPLIED BY A MASS OF SOIL, STABILITY OF SLOPES AND FOUNDATIONS, IMPROVEMENT OF SOIL PROPERTIES, CONSOLIDATION AND SETTLEMENT, PILED AND BUOYANT FOUNDATIONS, PAVEMENT DESIGN, SITE INVESTIGATION AND SAMPLING, IN-SITU TESTING, LABORATORY TESTING AND TECHNIQUES.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • pp Ix+309, FIG, TAB, PHOT, REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Spons Civil Engineering Series /UK

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  • Authors:
    • Capper, P L
    • Cassie, W F
  • Publication Date: 1969

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  • Accession Number: 00234786
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 14 1970 12:00AM