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Frozen Soils By Dr. Hamdy Youssef, Ph.D., P.Eng.
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Due to the rapid increase of engineering developments in cold regions, and the utilization of ground freezing techniques for civil and mining engineering projects worldwide, there is a need for... More > knowledge of the physical and mechanical properties of frozen soils and hence the need of laboratory testing manual. The book presents detailed description of samples preparations of frozen soils for triaxial and compressibility tests. In addition, the testing procedures and data processing are presented for the following types of tests: 1. Triaxial compression; strain- rate controlled test, 2. Triaxial (and uniaxial) stress- relaxation tests with constant volume, and 3. Compressibility tests. Extensive experimental results are presented as numerical and graphics output of the author’s developed computer program FROZENSOIL.1. The book is written as a testing manual and is a mild stone contribution towards developing comprhensive standards for laboratory testing of frozen soils.< Less
Frozen Soils By Dr. Hamdy Youssef, Ph.D., P.Eng.
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Due to the rapid increase of engineering developments in cold regions, and the utilization of ground freezing techniques for civil and mining engineering projects worldwide, there is a need for... More > knowledge of the physical and mechanical properties of frozen soils and hence the need of laboratory testing manual. The book presents detailed description of samples preparations of frozen soils for triaxial and compressibility tests. In addition, the testing procedures and data processing are presented for the following types of tests: 1. Triaxial compression; strain- rate controlled test, 2. Triaxial (and uniaxial) stress- relaxation tests with constant volume, and 3. Compressibility tests. Extensive experimental results are presented as numerical and graphics output of the author’s developed computer program FROZENSOIL.1. The book is written as a testing manual and is a mild stone contribution towards developing comprhensive standards for laboratory testing of frozen soils.< Less
Fractals of Soil By Ted Grudin
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Fractals of Soil. by Ted Grudin. The words in this text are a representation, and an imitation, of humanity. They follow, vaguely, the work entitled Fractals of Lake in that they involve small... More > pieces of thought that are both repetitive and convoluted.< Less
Fractals of Soil By Ted Grudin
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Fractals of Soil. by Ted Grudin. The words in this text are a representation, and an imitation, of humanity. They follow, vaguely, the work entitled Fractals of Lake in that they involve small... More > pieces of thought that are both repetitive and convoluted.< Less
Children Of The Soil By Henryk Sienkiewicz: a Project Gutenberg eBook
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Children Of The Soil by Henryk Sienkiewicz: a Project Gutenberg eBook.Please visit our Spotlight at http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/challengemyreading for more books.
The Absence of Soil By Imani Mamalution
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The Absence of Soil is a compilation of ideas gathered from growing numbers of mamas (& others) who are concerned about the impacts of our actions today for the future of tomorrow. It is intended... More > to serve to inspire & mobilize a movement of conscious consumers, radical homemakers & sovereign free-thinkers to trust their instinct and take back the planet.< Less
The Absence of Soil By Imani Mamalution
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The Absence of Soil is a compilation of ideas gathered from growing numbers of mamas (& others) who are concerned about the impacts of our actions today for the future of tomorrow. It is intended... More > to serve to inspire & mobilize a movement of conscious consumers, radical homemakers & sovereign free-thinkers to trust their instinct and take back the planet.< Less
Virgin Soil By Ivan S. Turgenev
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The title of Turgenev’s last novel, Virgin Soil, evokes Russia’s vast countrysides and its fertile lands, ready to receive the seed of future crops from the farmer’s hands. It also... More > indirectly refers to the Russian peasantry, the object of propaganda and organizing actions by the ‘Going to the People’ movement of the 1870s, which is Turgenev’s chief focus in his novel. This populist movement, the Narodniki, was led by young students and intellectual radicals, most in their twenties, who went to the countrysides to politicize “the people” for revolutionary action against the Czar.< Less
HEART AND SOIL By Priya Vincent
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This book is an illustrated guide to the principles of sustainable food growing as we practice it on our farm in south India. Over the last nine years we have turned 12 acres of eroded and exhausted... More > land into a fertile place where we grow food that is healthy both for ourselves and for the earth. I hope that understanding these principles will inspire you to create your own vision of how you can best support the food growing process where you you live; either by growing some of your own food and/or finding ways to support your local organic and sustainable food growers.< Less
Son of the Soil By Gustaff Besungu
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What goes through the mind of two best friends who are Chiefs? What do they think of the condition of Africans and the African Diaspora?