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Laboratory testing of soils, rocks, and aggregates

N. Sivakugan

Laboratory testing of soils, rocks, and aggregates

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Published by J. Ross in Ft. Lauderdale, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil surveys,
  • Soil mechanics,
  • Laboratory manuals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby N. Sivakugan, M.W. Bo, and A. Arulrajah
    ContributionsBo, Myint Win, 1954-, Arulrajah, A., 1969-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA710 .S537 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25094105M
    ISBN 109781604270471
    LC Control Number2011015499


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