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Electricity and Magnetism – Matveev

We now come to a long awaited book by A. N. Matveev. Sometime back we had seen his Mechanics and Theory of Relativity. In this post we will see Electricity and Magnetism. This book is a part of 5 book … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of The Theory of Electricity – Tamm

Fundamentals of the Theory of Electricity is a classical course in electrodynamics written by Igor E. Tamm (1895-1971), one of the most outstanding and well-known Soviet physicists. In this post we will see a book titled Fundamentals of The Theory … Continue reading

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Electrodynamics – Novozhilov, Yappa

In this post we will see Electrodynamics by Yu. V. Novozhilov and Yu. A. Yappa. From the Preface: This book originated from our experience in teaching electrodynamics as part of a series of lectures in theoretical physics. The lectures were … Continue reading

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The Root System of Fruit Plants – Kolesnikov

In this post we will see a book titled┬áThe Root System of Fruit Plants by V. Kolesnikov. About the book: The Root System of Fruit Plants provides the horticulturist with the information he needs to be able to choose an … Continue reading

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Mechanics and Theory of Relativity – Matveev

In this post we will see a book by A. N. Matveev titled Mechanics and Theory of Relativity. About the book: This is the first volume (second Russian edition) of a course on general physics (the second, third and fourth … Continue reading

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Nuclear Physics and Nuclear Reactors – Klimov

In this post we will see Nuclear Physics and Nuclear Reactors by A. Klimov. About the book: The book covers different aspects of nuclear physics. In chapters 1 to 4 basics of nuclear physics and interactions of elementary particles are … Continue reading

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Something Called Nothing – Podolny

The present book relates the history of views, the development of ideas, often ones that are still in the making. In this post we will see a book about nothing! The curios title of the book is Something Called Nothing … Continue reading

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Differential Equations and the Calculus of Variations – Elsgolts

In this post we will see the book Differential Equations and the Calculus of Variations by L. Elsgolts. About the book: This text is meant for students of higher schools and deals with the most important sections of mathematics-differential equations … Continue reading

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Problems in Higher Mathematics – Minorsky

In this post we will see Problems in Higher Mathematics by V. P. Minorsky. About the book: The list of topics covered is quite exhaustive and the book has over 2500 problems and solutions. The topics covered are plane and … Continue reading

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Partial Differential Equations – Mikhailov

In this post we will see the book Partial Differential Equations by V. P. Mikhailov. About the book: This book has developed from courses of lectures given by the author over a period of years to the students of the … Continue reading

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