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Civil Engineering Handbooks
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The Science and Technology of Civil Engineering Materials (Prentice Hall International Series in Civil Engineering and)

J. F. Young

Innovative in approach, this book is a comprehensive, integrative exploration of the science and technology of construction materials that begins with a section on the structure and mechanical properties of materials. Begins with a discussion of the... (read more)

Road Construction
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Highway Engineering

Martin Rogers

Highway Engineering provides an introduction to highway engineering for students on degree and diploma courses in civil engineering. The text sets out procedures and techniques needed for the planning, design and construction of a highway installation... (read more)

Soil Science and Mechanics
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Principles of Engineering Geology

Robert B Johnson

Provides a comprehensive introduction of the application of geologic fundamentals to civil engineering. Explains the theory and applied aspects of engineering geology, and the impact geology has on civil engineering planning, design, construction, and... (read more)

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Conflict, Nationhood and Corporeality in

Petra Rau

This collection examines ways in which modern literature responds to the body-at-war, examining the effects of violent conflict on the body in its literal and representative forms. Spanning literature from World War I to the present day, it... (read more)

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Earthquake Damage: Inspection, Evaluation, & Repair

Gennaro G. Marino

Building inspectors, engineers, architects, contractors, and insurance adjusters will benefit from this book. How are building foundations and superstructure elements damaged by the force of an earthquake? How is the ground affected? Will it be safe to... (read more)

Geology and Mining
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Fracking: The Operations and Environmental Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing

Michael D. Holloway

This book explores the history, techniques, and materials used in the practice of induced hydraulic fracturing, one of today's hottest topics, for the production of natural gas, while examining the environmental and economic impact. You can't... (read more)

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The Silver Bridge Disaster of 1967 (Images of America)

Stephan G. Bullard

Point Pleasant's Silver Bridge, the first eyebar suspension bridge in the United States, was an engineering marvel when it was constructed in 1927 and 1928. Located on US Highway 35, the bridge spanned the Ohio River and linked Point Pleasant, West... (read more)

Flood Control
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S. Mambretti (edt)

A tsunami is a series of water waves caused by the sudden displacement of a large volume of a body of water, typically an ocean. Earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and other underwater explosions (including detonations of underwater nuclear devices... (read more)

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