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Geology Basics for Engineers

This book presents the physical and chemical characteristics of the Earth, the nature and the properties of rocks and unconsolidated deposits/sediments, the action of water, and how the earth is transformed by various phenomena at different scales of time and space. The book shows the engineer how to take geological conditions into account in his projects, how to exploit a wide range of natural resources in an intelligent way, reduce geological hazards, and manage subsurface pollution. DVD included.

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