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Title: Historical perspectives in frost heave research : the early works of S. Taber and G. Beskow
Authors: Black, Patrick B.
Hardenberg, Mark J.
Taber, Stephen, 1882-
Beskow, Gunnar, 1901-
Keywords: Cold regions
Frost heaving
Frost heave
Soil physics
Soil mechanics
Frost action
Publisher: Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Special report (Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)) ; 91-23.
Description: Special Report
Abstract: This report contains a historical perspective of frost heave research conducted in North America and Europe since the early 1900s, and, in the interest of making some classic works on the mechanics of frost heave available in one document, Stephen Taber's two papers entitled Frost Heaving (1929) and The Mechanics of Frost Heaving (1930) published in the Journal of Geology, and J.O. Osterberg's translation of Gunnar Beskow's monograph, Soil Freezing and Frost Heaving with Special Attention to Roads and Railroads (1935).
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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