eleanor oliphant Harry Potter House Eds before the fall eligible curtis sittenfeld debuts of the month
Search our site
Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Read the opening extract of the brand new Lisa Jewell book before its publication on 27/07/2017

Landslides Proceedings of the 9th International Conference and Field Trip, Bristol, 16 September 1999 Proceedings of the 9th International Conference and Field Trip, Bristol, 16 September 1999 by J. S. Griffiths
  

Landslides Proceedings of the 9th International Conference and Field Trip, Bristol, 16 September 1999 Proceedings of the 9th International Conference and Field Trip, Bristol, 16 September 1999

RRP £150.00

Synopsis

Landslides Proceedings of the 9th International Conference and Field Trip, Bristol, 16 September 1999 Proceedings of the 9th International Conference and Field Trip, Bristol, 16 September 1999 by J. S. Griffiths

This text gives an overview of the main landslide field sites. It covers aspects of recent landslide research at the University of Wollongong. Topics: An overview of the main landslide field sites in the 9th ICFL; Aspects of recent landslide research at the University of Wollongong; Infiltration of rainwater and slope failure; Landslide hazards and highway engineering in Central and Northern Jordan; El Nino 1997-98: Direct costs of damaging landslides in the San Francisco Bay region; Mass movement features in the vincinity of the town Sorbas, South-east Spain; The movements and the countermeasures of the Choja Landslide; Interest in landslide hazard information - Parallels between Kingston, Jamaica and the San Francisco Bay region, USA; Slide activity in quick clay related to pore water pressure and weather parameters; Old and recent landslides of Barranco de Tirajana basin, Gran Canaria, Spain.

About the Author

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

1st January 1999

Author

J. S. Griffiths

More books by J. S. Griffiths
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

A A Balkema Publishers
www.crcpress.com

Format

Hardback
172 pages

Categories

Environmental management
Geological surface processes (geomorphology)

ISBN

9789058090782

The books for review are always great reads, brilliantly written, and introduces me to a huge variety of, established and new, authors.

Lesley Hart

My horizons have been broadened by some of the books I have been lucky to review and I expect it to be no different in the future.

Daran Bellingham

I love Lovereading because I get to read great books and then get to tell everybody how good they are.

Sally Doel

Its jam packed with fantastic titles, informative descriptions & fantastic reviews and has a vast array of great features & competitions.

Linda Rollins

It's information about new books so, for a book lover like me, what's not to like!

Joan Hill

Ever purchased a book, read a few pages & thought I'm not going to enjoy this? Honest book reviews mean you'll never have that problem again

Jill Peters

I love reading books I wouldn't normally choose before everyone else gets to read them!

Dawn Lynch

I love the honest opinions, recommendations for every genre and every reader, wish lists and Like for Like.

Amrita Dasgupta

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools