The second edition of a book on soil mechanics presents information under the following chapters:- chapter 1, index properties and classification; chapter 2, soil water and soil solids; chapter 3, seepage problems; chapter 4, stresses and strains; chapter 5, volume change and compressibility; chapter 6, elastic equilibrium; chapter 7, settlement analysis; chapter 8, shear strength; chapter 9, plastic equilibrium; chapter 10, earth-pressure problems; chapter 11, problems of stability; chapter 12, numerical solutions; chapter 13, properties of natural soil deposits; and chapter 14, properties of the clay fraction. A bibliography is appended. /TRRL/

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Allyn and Bacon, Incorporated

    Boston, MA  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Wu, T-H
  • Publication Date: 1976


  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00142154
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 4 1977 12:00AM