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By Robert G. Dean,Robert A. Dalrymple

ISBN-10: 0521495350

ISBN-13: 9780521495356

ISBN-10: 0521602750

ISBN-13: 9780521602754

The world's coastlines, dividing land from sea, are geological environments which are particular of their composition and the actual strategies affecting them. on the dynamically lively intersection of land and the oceans, people were development constructions all through heritage. in the beginning used for naval and advertisement reasons, extra lately game and tourism have elevated job within the coastal area dramatically. coastline improvement is now inflicting an important clash with traditional coastal procedures. this article on coastal engineering may also help the reader comprehend those coastal strategies and enhance options to manage successfully with coastline erosion. The ebook is equipped in 4 elements: (1) an summary of coastal engineering, utilizing case stories to demonstrate difficulties; (2) hydrodynamics of the coastal area, reviewing hurricane surges, water waves, and occasional frequency motions in the nearshore and surf area; (3) coastal responses together with equilibrium seashore profiles and sediment shipping; (4) purposes similar to erosion mitigation, seashore nourishment, coastal armoring, tidal inlets, and coastline management.

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