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Problems in engineering soils by P. Leonard Capper

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Published by E. & F.N. Spon in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Soil mechanics -- Problems, exercises, etc.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementP. Leonard Capper, W. Fisher Cassie, James D. Geddes.
ContributionsCassie, W. Fisher., Geddes, James Douglas.
LC ClassificationsTA710 .C263 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4425683M
ISBN 100419118403
LC Control Number79041407

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