Landau, L. D. (Lev Davidovich) 19081968
Overview
Works:  810 works in 3,696 publications in 12 languages and 32,429 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography History Popular works 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Publishing director, Translator, Honoree, Adapter, Other, Contributor, Creator 
Classifications:  QA805, 530.14 
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Most widely held works about
L. D Landau
 The man they wouldn't let die by Alexandre Dorozynski( Book )
 L.D. Landau by D. ter Haar( Book )
 Landau, a great physicist and teacher by Anna Livanova( Book )
 Landau, the physicist and the man : recollections of L.D. Landau( Book )
 Akademik Landau : kak my zhili by Kora LandauDrobant︠s︡eva( Book )
 Under the spell of Landau : when theoretical physics was shaping destinies by Mikhail A Shifman( Book )
 Landau : stranit︠s︡y zhizni by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Sovetskai︠a︡ zhiznʹ Lʹva Landau by G. E Gorelik( Book )
 Formula schastʹi︠a︡ Landau by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Lev Landau : romanbiografii︠a︡ by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Vospominanii︠a︡ o L.D. Landau( Book )
 Krug Landau i Lifshit︠s︡a by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Krug Landau : fizika voĭny i mira by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Lev Davidovich Landau and his impact on contemporary theoretical physics( Book )
 Krug Landau by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Evreĭskie i russkie uchenye : mify i realʹnostʹ by Vladimir Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev( Book )
 Akademik L.D. Landau; kratkai︠a︡ biografii︠a︡ i obzor nauchnykh rabot by A. A Abrikosov( Book )
 Stranit︠s︡y zhizni Landau by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Krug Landau : zhiznʹ genii︠a︡ by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Ėĭnshteĭn i Landau shuti︠a︡t : evreĭskie ostroty i anekdoty by S Grinberg( Book )
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Most widely held works by
L. D Landau
The classical theory of fields by
L. D Landau(
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220 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 2
220 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 2
Quantum mechanics, nonrelativistic theory by
L. D Landau(
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141 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
141 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theory of elasticity by
L. D Landau(
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133 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive textbook covering not only the ordinary theory of the deformation of solids, but also some topics not usually found in textbooks on the subject, such as thermal conduction and viscosity in solids
133 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive textbook covering not only the ordinary theory of the deformation of solids, but also some topics not usually found in textbooks on the subject, such as thermal conduction and viscosity in solids
Statistical physics by
L. D Landau(
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158 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 5
158 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 5
Mechanics by
L. D Landau(
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122 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, this mechanics text is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to a complete and direct means of solving problems in mechanics
122 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, this mechanics text is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to a complete and direct means of solving problems in mechanics
Fluid mechanics by
L. D Landau(
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116 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 6
116 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 6
Electrodynamics of continuous media by
L. D Landau(
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88 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 8
88 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 8
What is relativity? by
L. D Landau(
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52 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here two Russian theoretical physicists give a lighthearted presentation of the special theory of relativity. It is so simply written that the reader needs no technical knowledge beyond arithmetic. Their witty text, illustrated by a series of Russian cartoons, explains the paradoxes of relativityits funny trains, contracting rulers, and capricious clocksin a charming way
52 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here two Russian theoretical physicists give a lighthearted presentation of the special theory of relativity. It is so simply written that the reader needs no technical knowledge beyond arithmetic. Their witty text, illustrated by a series of Russian cartoons, explains the paradoxes of relativityits funny trains, contracting rulers, and capricious clocksin a charming way
Statistical physics by
L. D Landau(
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121 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lucid presentation of statistical physics and thermodynamics which develops from the general principles to give a large number of applications of the theory
121 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lucid presentation of statistical physics and thermodynamics which develops from the general principles to give a large number of applications of the theory
Lectures on nuclear theory by
L. D Landau(
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36 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
36 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General physics : mechanics and molecular physics by
L. D Landau(
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21 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents, at a level suitable for undergraduates and technical college students, the basic physical theory of mechanics and the molecular structure of matter. The material contained in the work should correspond quite closely to courses of lectures given to undergraduate students of physics in Britain and America
21 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents, at a level suitable for undergraduates and technical college students, the basic physical theory of mechanics and the molecular structure of matter. The material contained in the work should correspond quite closely to courses of lectures given to undergraduate students of physics in Britain and America
Relativistic quantum theory by
V. B Berestet︠s︡kiĭ(
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4 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected papers of L.D. Landau by
L. D Landau(
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23 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected Papers of L. D. Landau brings together the collected papers of L. D. Landau in the field of physics. The discussion is divided into the following sections: lowtemperature physics (including superconductivity); solidstate physics; plasma physics; hydrodynamics; astrophysics; nuclear physics and cosmic rays; quantum mechanics; quantum field theory; and miscellaneous works. Topics covered include the intermediate state of supraconductors; the absorption of sound in solids; the properties of metals at very low temperatures; and production of showers by heavy particles. This volume is c
23 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected Papers of L. D. Landau brings together the collected papers of L. D. Landau in the field of physics. The discussion is divided into the following sections: lowtemperature physics (including superconductivity); solidstate physics; plasma physics; hydrodynamics; astrophysics; nuclear physics and cosmic rays; quantum mechanics; quantum field theory; and miscellaneous works. Topics covered include the intermediate state of supraconductors; the absorption of sound in solids; the properties of metals at very low temperatures; and production of showers by heavy particles. This volume is c
A shorter course of theoretical physics by
L. D Landau(
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12 editions published in 1974 in English and Russian and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published in 1974 in English and Russian and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics for everyone : motion heat by
L. D Landau(
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41 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
41 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mécanique by
L. D Landau(
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80 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
80 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quantenmechanik = mit 11 Tabellen : L.D. Landau ; E.M. Lifschitz. In dt. Sprache hrsg. von Paul Ziesche. [Aus dem Russ. übers.
von A. Kühnel] by
L. D Landau(
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35 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
35 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physique théorique. théorie non relativiste by
L. D Landau(
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64 editions published between 1930 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Course of Theoretical Physics
64 editions published between 1930 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Course of Theoretical Physics
Mécanique des fluides by
L. D Landau(
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19 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in French and Italian and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in French and Italian and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mechanik by
L. D Landau(
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37 editions published between 1957 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
37 editions published between 1957 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Lifshit︠s︡, E. M. (Evgeniĭ Mikhaĭlovich) Author of introduction Contributor Author Editor Creator
 Pitaevskiĭ, L. P. (Lev Petrovich) Contributor Editor
 Berestet︠s︡kiĭ, V. B. (Vladimir Borisovich) Author
 Shifman, M. Editor
 Rumer, I︠U︡. B. (I︠U︡riĭ Borisovich)
 Akhiezer, A. I. (Aleksandr Ilʹich) 19112000 Author
 Sakaji, Ammar Editor
 Licata, Ignazio
 Haar, D. ter Author Editor Translator
 Smorodinskiĭ, I︠A︡. A. (I︠A︡kov Abramovich)
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