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The landslide

Gilbert, Stephen

The landslide

by Gilbert, Stephen

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Published by A.A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Stephen Gilbert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.G3768 Lan2, PR6013.I3363 Lan2
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL186885M
LC Control Numbera 44004769
OCLC/WorldCa2649777

This Special Report is a greatly expanded edition of a previous report on landslides (Special Report , "Landslides: Analysis and Control") published in The new report, which has been designed with an even broader international scope, contains comprehensive, practical discussions of field investigations, laboratory testing, and stability analysis procedures and technologies 5/5(1). Li et al. () present a detailed investigation of the landslide, which has a volume of about 4 million cubic metres. It’s about metres long and metres wide with a maximum depth of metres. Movement occurs on a weathered tuff layer with a mean slip surface gradient of about 10 to 12°.

  The landslide happened at pm on August 6 at Pettimudi, a hamlet in Rajamala ward under Munnar village panchayat in Kerala’s Idukki district. Workers of Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Company (P) Ltd were living in Pettimudi. Rajamala includes Eravikulam National Park, and the landslide was triggered from a shola forest region in the.   The landslide occurred in the vicinity of Alta, a city at the northern tip of Norway. At least one resident began noticing cracks in the ground on Tuesday, using a shovel to fix his driveway with.

Cambridge Core - Geomorphology and Physical Geography - Landslides - edited by John J. Clague.   In the Walt Disney film The Jungle Book, released in , Mowgli gets caught in a landslide during a heavy rainstorm. There’s a Youtube video of this portion of the film: I Love Toys Fun & Games K subscribers.


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Set in circa France, when five children (ranging from about age five to fifteen) on their Christmas vacation are buried in a cabin by a landslide, first panic, then a calm, and finally desperation rules each individual's actions. Two goats wandering about in the dark underground rooms with the children cause confusion and filth.4/5.

The Landslide Handbook— this book. Thanks also to those who gave permission to use their previously published text, photographs and graphics and to those authors of landslide research and information whose painstaking work was crucial to its completion.

The Landslide Handbook—A Guide to Understanding Landslides By Lynn M. Highland, United States Geological Survey, and Peter Bobrowsky, Geological Survey of Canada Abstract. The distance the club [Man City] have travelled is brilliantly chronicled by the journalist Tim Rich (once of this parish) in his new book Caught Beneath The Landslide.

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Gilbert’s first novel, The Landslide (), a fantasy involving prehistoric creatures which appear in a remote part of Ireland after being uncovered by a landslide, appeared to generally positive reviews and was dedicated to Reid.

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The superstitious locals and their narrow-minded priest believe these creatures were sent by the devil and set out to exterminate them. Add library to Favorites. Praise for Landslide “Richly detailed Landslide is a vivid retelling of a tumultuous three years in American history, and Mr.

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The term landslide is defined as the movement of soil, rock, and organic materials downslope under the influence of gravity (Highland & Bobrowsky ).Mass movement of landslides encompasses a.

Book • Edited by: John F. Shroder and Tim Davies Landslide Hazards, Risks, and Disasters makes a close and detailed examination of major mass movements and provides measures for more thorough and accurate monitoring, prediction, preparedness, and prevention.

It takes a geoscientific approach to the topic while also discussing the. The Bridge of the Gods was a natural dam created by the Bonneville Slide, a major landslide that dammed the Columbia River near present-day Cascade Locks, Oregon in the Pacific Northwest of the United river eventually breached the bridge and washed much of it away, but the event is remembered in local legends of the Native Americans as the Bridge of the Gods.

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