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Smith's elements of soil mechanics

Author: I M Smith
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley/Blackwell, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Ninth editionView all editions and formats
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"The ninth edition maintains the content on all soil mechanics subject areas - groundwater flow, soil physical properties, stresses, shear strength, consolidation and settlement, slope stability, retaining walls, shallow and deep foundations, highways, site investigation - but has been expanded to include a detailed explanation of how to use Eurocode 7 for geotechnical design."--Cover.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, I.M. (Ian Moffat), 1940-
Smith's elements of soil mechanics.
Chichester, West Sussex : John Wiley & Sons Ltd, [2014]
(DLC) 2013048399
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I M Smith
ISBN: 9780470673393 0470673397 1118848853 9781118848852
OCLC Number: 864709585
Description: xvi, 471 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Classification and physical properties of soils --
2. Permeability and flow of water in soils --
3. Total and effective stress --
4. Shear strength of soils --
5. Eurocode 7 --
6. Site investigation --
7. Lateral earth pressure --
8. Retaining structures --
9. Bearing capacity and shallow foundations --
10. Pile foundations --
11. Foundation settlement and soil compression --
12. Rate of foundation settlement --
13. Stability of slopes --
14. Compaction and soil mechanics aspects of highway design.
Other Titles: Elements of soil mechanics for civil and mining engineers
Responsibility: Ian Smith, head of the School of Engineering and the Built Environment Edinburgh Napier University.

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