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Earth and Earth-rock Dams: Engineering problems of design and construction

Sherard, James L.; et al.

Published by John Wiley and Sons Inc, New York, 1963
Condition: Near fine Hardcover
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Octavo in brown cloth; 725 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.; lightly rubbed corners; o/w boards are clean; pages are clean, crisp, bright and free of marks and creases; binding is tight and square; a well-cared-for copy. In English. || Contents: Preface -- Design considerations -- Failures and damages -- Measurements of movements and pore water pressures -- Explorations for foundations and embankment construction materials -- Theoretical seepage analysis -- Earth dams on previous soil foundations -- Stability analyses -- Special design problems and details -- Dams with impervious membranes of reinforced concrete, steel plate, and asphaltic concrete -- Treatment of rock foundations -- Embankment construction -- References -- Index. Near fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 86488

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Title: Earth and Earth-rock Dams: Engineering ...

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc, New York

Publication Date: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near fine

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