WorldCat Identities

Peck, Ralph B. (Ralph Brazelton)

Overview
Works: 96 works in 355 publications in 7 languages and 4,198 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: TA710, 624.151
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Most widely held works by Ralph B Peck
Soil mechanics in engineering practice by Karl Terzaghi( Book )

72 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physical properties of soils; Index properties of soils; Hydraulic and mechanical properties of soils; Drainage of soils; Theoretical soil mechanics; Plastic equilibrium in soils; Settlement and contact pressure; Hydraulics of soils; Problems of design and construction; Soil exploration; Earth pressure and stability of slopes; Foundations; Settlement due to exceptional causes
Foundation engineering by Ralph B Peck( Book )

60 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seepage and piping by Ralph B Peck( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first tape, Dr. Peck discusses failures caused by piping and how they developed; in the second tape he discusses dam surveillance and preventive measures and features for the control of seepage and piping that should be designed into new dams and used to repair older dams
The Art and science of geotechnical engineering : at the dawn of the twenty-first century : a volume honoring Ralph B. Peck( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Bodenmechanik in der Baupraxis by Karl Terzaghi( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mécanique des sols appliquée aux travaux publics et au bâtiment by Karl Terzaghi( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selection of soil parameters for the design of foundations by Ralph B Peck( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the comparative behavior of friction piles by Ralph B Peck( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of building foundations in Chicago : a report of an investigation by Ralph B Peck( Book )

5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineering properties of Chicago subsoils by Ralph B Peck( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observed and computed settlements of structures in Chicago by Ralph B Peck( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mecánica de suelos en la ingeniería práctica by Karl Terzaghi( Book )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geotecnica by Karl Terzaghi( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judgment in geotechnical engineering : the professional legacy of Ralph B. Peck by Ralph B Peck( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress report of the joint investigation of methods of roadbed stabilization by Ralph B Peck( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1948 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some design considerations in the selection of underground support systems( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man of judgment by Ralph B Peck( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[shi yong]tu rang li xue( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ji chu gong cheng by Pai ke( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Terzaghi : the engineer as artist by Richard E Goodman( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Terzaghi is one of the leading civil engineers of this century and widely known as the father of soil mechanics. His life-long application of the principles established in his work took him throughout the world to engineering challenges in Russia, Germany, America, and the entire post-war world."--Back cover
 
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Foundation engineering
Alternative Names
Peck, R.B.

Peck, Ralph B.

Peck, Ralph Brazelton.

Peck, Ralph Brazelton 1912-2008

Peck, Ralph Brazleton 1912-2008

Ralph Brazelton Peck American civil engineer

Ralph Brazelton Peck Canadees civiel ingenieur (1912-2008)

Ralph Brazelton Peck kanadisch-US-amerikanischer Bauingenieur, Bodenmechaniker und Geotechniker

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Languages
English (162)

Spanish (40)

French (17)

German (8)

Italian (5)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Foundation engineeringKarl Terzaghi : the engineer as artist