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The Resource Fundamentals of soil mechanics for sedimentary and residual soils, Laurence D. Wesley, (electronic resource)

Fundamentals of soil mechanics for sedimentary and residual soils, Laurence D. Wesley, (electronic resource)

Label
Fundamentals of soil mechanics for sedimentary and residual soils
Title
Fundamentals of soil mechanics for sedimentary and residual soils
Statement of responsibility
Laurence D. Wesley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Wesley, Laurence D
Dewey number
624.1/5136
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Residual materials (Geology)
  • Soil mechanics
  • Sediments (Geology)
Label
Fundamentals of soil mechanics for sedimentary and residual soils, Laurence D. Wesley, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Soil formation, composition, and basic concepts -- Basic definitions and phase relationships -- Basic index tests, soil classification and description -- Stress and pore pressure state in the ground -- Stresses in the ground from applied loads -- Principle of effective stress -- Permeability and seepage -- Compressibility, consolidation and settlement -- Shear strength of soils -- Site investigations, field testing, and parameter correlations -- Stability concepts and failure mechanisms -- Bearing capacity and foundation design -- Earth pressure and retaining walls -- Stability of slopes -- Soil compaction -- Special soil types
Control code
ocn441875046
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 431 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470549056
Other control number
10.1002/9780470549056
Other physical details
ill.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)441875046
Label
Fundamentals of soil mechanics for sedimentary and residual soils, Laurence D. Wesley, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Soil formation, composition, and basic concepts -- Basic definitions and phase relationships -- Basic index tests, soil classification and description -- Stress and pore pressure state in the ground -- Stresses in the ground from applied loads -- Principle of effective stress -- Permeability and seepage -- Compressibility, consolidation and settlement -- Shear strength of soils -- Site investigations, field testing, and parameter correlations -- Stability concepts and failure mechanisms -- Bearing capacity and foundation design -- Earth pressure and retaining walls -- Stability of slopes -- Soil compaction -- Special soil types
Control code
ocn441875046
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 431 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470549056
Other control number
10.1002/9780470549056
Other physical details
ill.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)441875046

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