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Theoretical mechanics an introduction to mathematical physics by Joseph Sweetman Ames

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English


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Originally published: Boston: Ginn, 1929.

StatementJoseph Sweetman Ames and Francis D. Murnaghan.
ContributionsMurnaghan, Francis D. 1893-
The Physical Object
Pagination462p. ;
Number of Pages462
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18562214M

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