Engineering Geology

Engineering Geology

An Environmental Approach

Book - 1986
Average Rating:
Rate this:
A text for advanced undergraduates majoring in geological engineering, offering an in-depth quantitative approach with emphasis on the recognition and avoidance of geologic hazards. Focuses on geomorphological processes and quantitative problem solving, with exercises and answers and bandw photos. This second edition is updated to include analysis of recent geologic disasters including Hurricane Andrew and the Mississippi floods of 1993, and includes more material accessible to those with no geology background, for use as an introduction to applied geology for engineers. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: New York : Elsevier, c1986.
ISBN: 9780444009425
Characteristics: xv, 589 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings

No similar edition of this title was found at WPL.

Try searching for Engineering Geology to see if WPL owns related versions of the work.

To Top