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Design of Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls and Reinforced Soil Slopes By Federal Highway Administration
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This manual is the reference text used for the FHWA NHI courses No. 132042 and 132043 on Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls and Reinforced Soil Slopes and reflects current practice for the design,... More > construction and monitoring of these structures. This manual was prepared to enable the engineer to identify and evaluate potential applications of MSE walls and RSS as an alternative to other construction methods and as a means to solve construction problems. The scope is sufficiently broad to be of value for specifications specialists, construction and contracting personnel responsible for construction inspection, development of material specifications and contracting methods. With the aid of this text, the engineer should be able to properly select, design, specify, monitor and contract for the construction of MSE walls and RSS embankments.< Less
Retaining and Flood Walls By U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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This book presents information on the design of retaining walls and inland and coastal flood walls. Retaining walls are defined as any wall that restrains material to maintain a difference in... More > elevation. A floodwall is defined as any wall having as its principal function the prevention of loading of adjacent land. Not specifically covered in this book are seawalls which are defined as structures separating land and water areas, primarily designed to prevent erosion and other damage due to wave action. They are frequently built at the edge of the water, but can be built inland to withstand periods of high water. This book also describes procedures for the design of retaining and flood walls on shallow foundations, i.e., those bearing directly on rock or soil.< Less
Commercial Retaining Walls Installation Manual for Allan Block Wall Systems By Allan Block
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This book offers detailed retaining walls installation information on how to plan, design and build commercial and large scale retaining walls. Learn about the Allan Block retaining wall... More > collections, to find what will look best for your wall project. Included is detailed construction details and drawings for simple applications to engineered solutions. When installed properly retaining walls can support conditions that may exist above or below the wall like slopes, surcharges, or even other retaining walls. There are many installation photos to give as much information necessary so a properly built wall can be achieved. Learn about basic installation, building curves, corners, stairs, reinforcement with geogrid, and even how to finish the top of the retaining wall for a professional look that will add great curb appeal for years to come. This book is perfect for any contractor who wants to build a quality retaining wall project.< Less
Retaining Walls - Plan Design and Build Allan Block Residential Landscape Walls up to 6 ft. High (1.8 m) - A Complete Installation Guide By Allan Block
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This book offers detailed retaining walls installation information on how to plan, design and build residential wall up to 6 ft (1.8 m) high. Learn about the Allan Block retaining wall collections,... More > to find what will look best for your wall project. You will learn how to build small garden or landscape walls up to larger retaining walls. When installed properly they can support conditions that may exist above or below the wall like slopes, driveways or even other retaining walls. There are many photos and graphics shown to give as much information necessary so a properly built wall can be achieved. Learn about basic installation, building curves, corners, stairs, reinforcing taller walls and even how to finish the top of the retaining wall for a professional look that will add great curb appeal for years to come. This book is perfect for DIY's or contractors who want to build quality projects.< Less
The Ultimate and Nonpareil SAT Vocabulary Buuilder Book A By Richard Lillie, Ralph Becker
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This book contains 20 lessons, each with 10 words that frequently appear on the SAT. A series of exercises reinforces learning. An engaging essay at the end of each chapter contains all the... More > vocabulary just reviewed in context.< Less
The Top Ten Lies Sex Addicts tell Themselves By J. David Jones
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The Top Ten Lies Sex Addicts tell Themselves exposes some of the lies that Christian sex addicts tell themselves in order to protect their relationship with their sexual idol. If you tell someone a... More > lie long enough then over time they will come to believe that lie. The addict originally bought into the lie that his sexual sin would not hurt anyone. This lie was coupled with other worldly distortions of truth and reinforced over time. These lies became the protective walls that his sexual idol hides behind. This wall of lies can only be demolished through exposure to God's truth. The intent of this book to begin bringing down those walls.< Less
columns cornices and curves By david winchester
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Used by college students for the past three years as an easy to understand pictorial guide to the level 3 plastering diploma. The book contains 30 chapters which include a glossary of terms for... More > Plasterer, also included is a sections on quizzes, also a word search and a crossword Area covered Expanded metal lathing, Faults that can occur with Plaster, Columns, Levelling a Ceiling, Lunettes and Coffered ceilings, The Plasterers Oval, Curved wall ,Scagliola, Lime , Running moulds , Arches , External Cornice Ashlars, Roughcast, Tyrolean Finishes, Dry Dashing, Alpine Finish, Brick Effect Render Scratch Render ,High Build ,Sgrafito ,Vermiculated and Reticulated Reinforcement for render, Cracks in Render , Tanking, Water proofers, Granolithic Finishes< Less
How to Design with the Animal By Edward Dodington
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Architecture and Agriculture; these are two central aspects of human history and society -- for as long as we have farmed we have built homes. The way we build reflects our relationship to the world... More > around us, and like a distorted mirror, the reflection is most unflattering. Sprawling suburbs, mass-produced for low-cost and low value. We build walls, delineate one species’ space from another’s, give preference to some domesticated species and reject the majority of others -- we house ourselves in private homes down long cul-de-sac and keep to ourselves. The two functions (farming and living), no longer visibly connected for many of us, remain united in thought and practice and, more to the point, appear to mutually reinforce the other. Might a change in one practice influence a corresponding change in the other? The collected work here outlines the conceptual landscape of a radically new architecture and suggests real-world solutions for extremely ecological and biologically inclusive designs.< Less