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Judgment in geotechnical engineering

Ralph B. Peck

Judgment in geotechnical engineering

the professional legacy of Ralph B. Peck

by Ralph B. Peck

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peck, Ralph B.,
  • Engineering geology.,
  • Soil mechanics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, John Dunnicliff, Don U. Deere ; with additional contributions by Walter E. Hanson, Herbert O. Ireland.
    ContributionsDunnicliff, John., Deere, Don U.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA705 .P395 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 332 p. :
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3180633M
    ISBN 100471897671
    LC Control Number83023261

    Abstract. Selected papers from Geo-Congress '98, held in Boston, Massachusetts, October , Sponsored by the Geo-Institute of ASCE. Geotechnical Special Publication No. contains six papers of timeless value from some of the most experienced leaders of the geotechnical engineering . Ralph B. Peck’s life and work have been detailed in two books and a Norwegian Geotechnical Institute publication. Judgment in Geotechnical Engineering – The Professional Legacy of Ralph B. Peck was published in by John Dunnicliff and Don U. Deere.

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