Soil Mechanics – R. F. Craig – 7th Edition


This seventh edition of , widely praised for its clarity, depth of explanation and extensive coverage, presents the fundamental principles of soil and illustrates how they are applied in practical situations. Worked examples throughout the reinforce the explanations and a range of for the reader to solve provide further opportunities.

R.F. , R. F. PinkSoil Mechanics assembles all the essential elements of an undergraduate course, leading from the properties of soils and basic theory through to practical applications such as retaining and foundations.NBNB

Table of Content

1. Basic Characteristics of Soils
2. Seepage
3. Effective Stress
4. Shear Strength
5. Stresses and Displacements
6. Lateral Earth Pressure
7. Consolidation Theory
8. Bearing Capacity
9. Stability of Slopes