Centrifugal model analysis of coal waste embankment stability
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Published by U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station in Vicksburg, Miss .
Written in English


  • Embankments.,
  • Coal mine waste.,
  • Shear strength of soils.,
  • Seepage.

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Statementby Frank C. Townsend ... [et al.].
SeriesTechnical report -- GL-79-18., Technical report (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station) -- GL-79-18.
ContributionsTownsend, Frank C., Geotechnical Laboratory (U.S.)., Spokane Mining Research Center (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination117 p. :
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15248750M

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