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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 2 Accreditation
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    Chapter 3 Abrasion
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    Chapter 4 Acidity (pH)
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    Chapter 5 Acid Mine Drainage
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    Chapter 6 Aeolian Processes
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    Chapter 7 Aerial Photography
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    Chapter 8 Aeromagnetic Survey
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    Chapter 9 Aggregate
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    Chapter 10 Aggregate Tests
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    Chapter 11 Alkali-Silica Reaction
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    Chapter 13 Alteration
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    Chapter 14 Ground Anchors
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    Chapter 15 Angle of Repose
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    Chapter 16 Angle of Internal Friction
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    Chapter 17 Aquifer
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    Chapter 18 Aquitard
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    Chapter 19 Armor Stone
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    Chapter 20 Artesian
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    Chapter 22 Atterberg Limits
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    Chapter 23 Avalanche
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    Chapter 25 Barton-Bandis Criterion
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    Chapter 26 Beach Replenishment
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    Chapter 27 Bearing Capacity
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    Chapter 28 Bedrock
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    Chapter 30 Blasting
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    Chapter 31 Boreholes
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    Chapter 32 Borehole Investigations
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    Chapter 33 Boulders
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    Chapter 35 Bridges
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    Chapter 36 Brownfield Sites
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    Chapter 38 Bulk Modulus
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    Chapter 39 California Bearing Ratio
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    Chapter 40 Cambering
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    Chapter 42 Capillarity
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    Chapter 43 Cap Rock
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    Chapter 44 Casagrande Test
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    Chapter 45 Casing
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    Chapter 46 Catchment
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    Chapter 47 Cement
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    Chapter 48 Characterization of Soils
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    Chapter 49 Chemical Weathering
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    Chapter 50 Chézy Formula
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    Chapter 51 Classification of Rocks
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    Chapter 52 Classification of Soils
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    Chapter 53 Clay
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    Chapter 54 Climate Change
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    Chapter 55 Coal
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    Chapter 56 Coastal Environments
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    Chapter 58 Coefficient of Uniformity
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    Chapter 60 Cohesive Soils
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    Chapter 61 Collapsible Soils
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    Chapter 62 Compaction
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    Chapter 63 Compression
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    Chapter 65 Concrete
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    Chapter 66 Conductivity
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    Chapter 67 Cone Penetrometer
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    Chapter 68 Consolidation
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    Chapter 69 Contamination
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    Chapter 72 Cross Sections
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    Chapter 73 Crushed Rock
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    Chapter 74 Current Action
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    Chapter 75 Cut and Cover
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    Chapter 76 Cut and Fill
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    Chapter 78 Dams
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    Chapter 79 Darcy’s Law
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    Chapter 81 Deformation
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    Chapter 83 Density
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    Chapter 85 Desert Environments
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    Chapter 86 Designing Site Investigations
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    Chapter 87 Desiccation
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    Chapter 90 Diagenesis
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    Chapter 91 Dilatancy
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    Chapter 92 Dispersivity
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    Chapter 93 Dissolution
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    Chapter 95 Drilling
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    Chapter 96 Drilling Hazards
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    Chapter 97 Durability
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    Chapter 99 Dynamic Compaction/Compression
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    Chapter 100 Earthquake
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    Chapter 101 Earthquake Intensity
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    Chapter 102 Earthquake Magnitude
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    Chapter 103 Effective Stress
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    Chapter 104 Elasticity
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    Chapter 106 Engineering Geological Maps
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    Chapter 107 Engineering Geology
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    Chapter 108 Engineering Geomorphological Mapping
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    Chapter 109 Engineering Geomorphology
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    Chapter 111 Environmental Assessment
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    Chapter 112 Environments
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    Chapter 113 Equipotential Lines
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    Chapter 114 Erosion
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    Chapter 115 Ethics
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    Chapter 116 Evaporites
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    Chapter 117 Excavation
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    Chapter 118 Expansive Soils
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    Chapter 119 Extensometer
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    Chapter 120 Facies
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    Chapter 121 Factor of Safety
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    Chapter 122 Failure Criteria
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    Chapter 123 Faults
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    Chapter 125 Filtration
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    Chapter 126 Floods
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    Chapter 127 Fluidization
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    Chapter 129 Fluvial Environments
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    Chapter 130 Foundations
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    Chapter 131 Gabions
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    Chapter 132 Gases
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    Chapter 133 Geochemistry
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    Chapter 134 Geohazards
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    Chapter 135 Geological Structures
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    Chapter 136 Geology
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    Chapter 137 Geophysical Methods
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    Chapter 138 Geostatic Stress
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    Chapter 139 Geotechnical Engineering
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    Chapter 140 Geotextiles
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    Chapter 141 Geothermal Energy
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    Chapter 142 GIS
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    Chapter 143 Glacier Environments
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    Chapter 146 Ground Motion Amplification
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    Chapter 147 Ground Preparation
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    Chapter 149 Ground Shaking
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    Chapter 150 Groundwater
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    Chapter 151 Groundwater Rebound
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    Chapter 152 Grouting
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    Chapter 153 Hazard
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    Chapter 154 Hazard Assessment
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    Chapter 156 Hoek-Brown Criterion
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    Chapter 157 Hooke’s Law
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    Chapter 158 Hydraulic Action
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    Chapter 159 Hydraulic Fracturing
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    Chapter 160 Hydrocompaction
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    Chapter 161 Hydrogeology
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    Chapter 163 Hydrothermal Alteration
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    Chapter 164 International Association of Engineering Geology and the Environment (IAEG)
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    Chapter 165 International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH)
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    Chapter 166 Igneous Rocks
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    Chapter 167 Inclinometer
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    Chapter 168 Induced Seismicity
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    Chapter 169 Infiltration
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    Chapter 170 Infrastructure
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    Chapter 171 InSAR
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    Chapter 172 Instrumentation
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    Chapter 175 Jacking Test
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    Chapter 177 Karst
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    Chapter 179 Lacustrine Deposits
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    Chapter 180 Landfill
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    Chapter 181 Landforms
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    Chapter 182 Land Use
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    Chapter 183 Landslide
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    Chapter 184 Laplace Equation
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    Chapter 185 Lateral Pressure
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    Chapter 188 Limestone
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    Chapter 189 Liners
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    Chapter 192 Loess
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    Chapter 193 Exposure Logging
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    Chapter 194 Manning Formula
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    Chapter 195 Marine Environments
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    Chapter 196 Mass Movement
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    Chapter 197 Mechanical Properties
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    Chapter 199 Mine Closure
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    Chapter 200 Mineralization
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    Chapter 201 Mining
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    Chapter 202 Mining Hazards
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    Chapter 203 Modelling
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    Chapter 204 Modulus of Deformation
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    Chapter 205 Modulus of Elasticity
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    Chapter 206 Mohr Circle
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    Chapter 207 Mohr-Coulomb Failure Envelope
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    Chapter 209 Mountain Environments
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    Chapter 210 Nearshore Structures
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    Chapter 212 Noncohesive Soils
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    Chapter 213 Normal Stress
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    Chapter 214 Organic Soils and Peats
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    Chapter 215 Peels
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    Chapter 216 Percolation
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    Chapter 217 Permafrost
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    Chapter 218 Petrographic Analysis
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    Chapter 219 Physical Weathering
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    Chapter 220 Piezometer
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    Chapter 221 Photogrammetry
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    Chapter 223 Plasticity Index
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    Chapter 224 Plastic Limit
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    Chapter 225 Poisson’s Ratio
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    Chapter 226 Pore Pressure
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    Chapter 228 Probability
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    Chapter 229 Professional Practice
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    Chapter 230 Pressure
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    Chapter 231 Quick Clay
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    Chapter 232 Quicksand
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    Chapter 233 Restoration
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    Chapter 234 Reduced Stress
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    Chapter 235 Remote Sensing
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    Chapter 236 Reservoirs
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    Chapter 237 Residual Soils
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    Chapter 238 Retaining Structures
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    Chapter 239 Risk Assessment
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    Chapter 240 Risk Mapping
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    Chapter 241 Rock Bolts
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    Chapter 242 Rock Field Tests
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    Chapter 243 Rock Laboratory Tests
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    Chapter 246 Rock Properties
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    Chapter 247 Run-Off
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    Chapter 248 Sabkha
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    Chapter 249 Saline Soils
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    Chapter 251 Saturation
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    Chapter 252 Sea Level
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    Chapter 253 Sedimentary Rocks
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    Chapter 254 Sediments
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    Chapter 257 Shear Strength
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    Chapter 259 Shear Zone
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    Chapter 260 Shotcrete
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    Chapter 261 Silt
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    Chapter 262 Sinkholes
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    Chapter 263 Site Investigation
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    Chapter 264 Slurry Trench
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    Chapter 265 Soil Field Tests
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    Chapter 267 Soil Mechanics
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    Chapter 268 Soil Nails
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    Chapter 269 Soil Properties
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    Chapter 270 Stabilization
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    Chapter 271 Strain
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    Chapter 272 Strength
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    Chapter 273 Stress
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    Chapter 274 Subsidence
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    Chapter 275 Subsurface Exploration
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    Chapter 276 Surface Rupture
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    Chapter 277 Surveying
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    Chapter 279 Tailings
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    Chapter 280 Tension Cracks
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    Chapter 281 Field Testing
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    Chapter 282 Thermistor
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    Chapter 283 Thermocouple
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    Chapter 284 Tiltmeter
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    Chapter 286 Tsunamis
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    Chapter 287 Tunnels
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    Chapter 288 Vegetation Cover
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    Chapter 289 Velocity Ratio
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    Chapter 290 Vibrations
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    Chapter 291 Voids
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    Chapter 292 Volcanic Environments
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    Chapter 294 Waste Management
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    Chapter 295 Water
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    Chapter 296 Water Testing
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    Chapter 297 Wells
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    Chapter 298 Young’s Modulus
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    Chapter 299 Geopolymers
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    Chapter 300 Laser Scanning
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    Chapter 301 Coast Defenses
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    Chapter 303 Probabilistic Hazard Assessment
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    Chapter 304 Soil Laboratory Tests
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    Chapter 308 Viscosity
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    Chapter 309 Zone of Influence
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    Chapter 310 Sequence Stratigraphy
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    Chapter 311 Hydrology
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    Chapter 314 Pollution
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    Chapter 315 Rock Coasts
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Chapter title
Classification of Soils
Chapter number 52
Book title
Encyclopedia of Engineering Geology
Published by
Springer, Cham, January 2018
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-73568-9_52
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-973566-5, 978-3-31-973568-9
Authors

Isabel M. R. Duarte, Carlos M. G. Rodrigues, António B. Pinho, Duarte, Isabel M. R., Rodrigues, Carlos M. G., Pinho, António B.

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Unknown 11 100%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 4 36%
Student > Bachelor 1 9%
Other 1 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 9%
Student > Postgraduate 1 9%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 3 27%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Engineering 3 27%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 18%
Environmental Science 1 9%
Energy 1 9%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 9%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 3 27%