The Resource Essentials of soil mechanics and foundations : basic geotechnics, David F. McCarthy

Essentials of soil mechanics and foundations : basic geotechnics, David F. McCarthy

Label
Essentials of soil mechanics and foundations : basic geotechnics
Title
Essentials of soil mechanics and foundations
Title remainder
basic geotechnics
Statement of responsibility
David F. McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
624.1/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TA710
LC item number
.M29 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Essentials of soil mechanics and foundations : basic geotechnics, David F. McCarthy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 704-717) and index
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Contents
  • Ch. 1. The Soil and Rock of Planet Earth: Geologic Overview -- Ch. 2. Soil Composition: Terminology and Definitions -- Ch. 3. Soil Types and Soil Structure -- Ch. 4. Index Properties and Classification Tests, and Soil Classification Systems -- Ch. 5. Site Investigations: Purpose and Methods, Information and Procedures Available -- Ch. 6. Movement of Water through Soil: Basic Hydrogeology, Subsurface Flow, Permeability, Capillarity -- Ch. 7. Movement of Water through Soil: Practical Effects: Seepage, Drainage, Frost Heave, Contamination -- Ch. 8. Combined Stresses in Soil Masses: Stress at a Point and Monhr's Circle -- Ch. 9. Subsurface Stresses -- Ch. 10. Settlement: Soil Compression, Volume Distortion, Consolidation -- Ch. 11. Shear Strength Theory -- Ch. 12. Foundations: Introductory Concepts -- Ch. 13. Foundations: Design Considerations and Methods -- Ch. 14. Earth Moving, Compaction, and Stabilization -- Ch. 15. Stability of Unsupported Slopes
  • Ch. 16. Lateral Pressures and Retaining Structures -- App. A. Application of LaPlace Equation to Flow Nets -- App. B. Laboratory Procedure to Determine Coefficient of Consolidation -- App. C. Mathematical Development of the Bishop Equation for Slope Stability
Control code
000013158920
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
5th ed
Extent
xiv, 730 p.
Isbn
9780135069325
Lccn
97014326
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b1793428x
System control number
  • 33217006569553
  • (OCoLC)36727851

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