Principles of Foundation Engineering

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Author : Braja M. Das


896 Pages  Hardcover 

8th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2007, 2004

©2016, Published


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The leading text for foundation engineering courses, PRINCIPLES OF FOUNDATION ENGINEERING, 8e maintains a careful balance of current research and practical field applications as it introduces civil engineering students to the fundamental concepts and applications of foundation analysis design. Throu... more


Balanced coverage of the most up-to-date research and practical field applications prepares students for a career in civil engineering.

A clear, straightforward writing style helps students understand key topics.

Multiple theories and empirical correlations are presented where applicable.

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New to this Edition

Two new chapters broaden the text's coverage.

The book has been reorganized to facilitate more efficient studying.

New material in almost every chapter introduces students to the latest information in the field.

Each chapter has new worked-out examples that show students how to do the actual work... more