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Jackson, J. D.

Works: 268 works in 625 publications in 7 languages and 17,773 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  Biography  Detective and mystery stories  Psychological fiction  Young adult works  Basketball stories  Domestic fiction  History 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Editor, Adapter, Conductor
Classifications: QC631, 813.6
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Classical electrodynamics by John David Jackson( Book )

117 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to electrostatics. Boudary-value problems in electrostatics: I. Boundary-value problems in electrostatics: II. Multipoles, electrostatics of macroscopic media, dielectrics. Magnetostatics. Time-varying fields, maxwell equations, conservation laws. Plane electromagnetic waves and wave propagation. Wave guides and resonant cavities. Simple radiating systems, scattering, and diffraction. Magnetohydrodynamics and plasma physics. Special theory of relativity. Dynamics of relativistic particles and electromagnetic fields. Collisions between charged particles, energy loss, and scattering. Radiation by moving charges. Bremsstrahlung, method of virtual quanta, radiative beta processes. Multipole fields. Radiation damping, self-fields of a particle, scattering and absorption of radiation by a bound system. Units and dimensions, basic units and derived units. Electromagnetic units and equations. Various systems of electromagnetic units. Conversion of equations and amounts between Gaussian units and MKSA units
Locomotion by Jacqueline Woodson( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of poems, eleven-year-old Lonnie writes about his life, after the death of his parents, separated from his younger sister, living in a foster home, and finding his poetic voice at school
Mathematics for quantum mechanics; an introductory survey of operators, eigenvalues, and linear vector spaces by John David Jackson( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark corner by Brandon Massey( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mississippi backwater harbors a growing evil. After David Hunter learns of his estranged father's death in a freak boating accident, he travels to the famed author's home in the quaint burg of Mason's Corner to discover the man he never knew--and something terrifying about himself
The beautiful struggle by Ta-Nehisi Coates( )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son of Vietnam vet and black awareness advocate Paul Coates--a poor man who set out to publish lost classics of black history--Ta- Nehisi drifts toward salvation at Howard University, while his ominous brother Big Bill finds his own rhythm hustling
The ancestors by L. A Banks( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of flesh-crawling tales, each author contributes one deliciously twisted selection. A writer unearths dangerous truths in backwoods Mississippi and a man's sanity--and life--are threatened by disturbing visions. Then, in the third and final tale, two children are forced to face off against terrifying ancestors
Don't ever tell by Brandon Massey( )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman concealing many dangerous secrets, Rachel has taken great pains to flee from her troubled past. But now a figure from long ago has returned and will stop at nothing to make her suffer for her sins
A love story by Denene Millner( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aaron and Nina grew up on the same street and have been best buddies for 25 years. Now they wonder if they might ruin their relationship if they make room in it for passion and romance
The great betrayal by Millenia Black( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally charged, irresistibly sensual tale of duplicity. Leslie Cavanaugh enjoys the perfect life in West Palm, Florida. She has the best husband, daughter, and career anyone could ask for. Yet when her shameful past is exposed, she and everyone she holds dear are soon caught in a dramatic maelstrom
Criss cross by Evie Rhodes( )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years ago when Micah Jordan-Wells was born, a rift was created between two worlds. Today, Micah is a detective in New Jersey--a local hero for bringing the merciless killer Silky to justice. But Micah's world is about to be turned inside out by a monster from another dimension, one with whom Micah shares a terrifying link
The one that got away by C. Kelly Robinson( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony is known as something of a ladie's man, famous for his fast cars and hot women. But his job at the radio station isn't as sweet as it used to be, and a recent encounter with his only true love got him thinking--what about the one that got away? A near-death experience sends him on a mission to get Serena, his lost lover, back. But Serena has moved on with life and she's dealing with problems of her own: a marriage that's falling apart and a rebellious teenager. Is it too late to pick up the pieces of their complicated relationship?
The hoopster by Alan Lawrence Sitomer( )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andre Anderson is a black teenager who loves to play basketball, hang out with his friends and laugh. He's got skills, brains and heart. He also has a dream. Then he gets viciously attacked. Now, everything he ever believed about the world has been called into question. Even his deadly jump shot. How does a man get up when he has been unjustly beaten down? Andre is about to find out. Andre is The Hoopster
One rough man by Brad Taylor( Recording )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pike Logan, a member of a highly covert intelligence organization known as the Taskforce that operates outside the boundaries of U.S. law, takes action to stop an imminent catastrophic attack by two criminal ideologues
Do you take this woman? by R. M Johnson( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends since childhood, Pete and Wayne are as close as brothers, sharing a prospering orthopedic practice. Though they've always been competitive about women, things escalate when alluring Carla steps into the picture. As she passes between them, lifelong bonds of friendship and family begin to fray
The physics of elementary particles by John David Jackson( Book )

21 editions published between 1958 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cemetery Road by Gar Anthony Haywood( )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his old friend R.J. Burrow is brutally murdered in Los Angeles, Errol "Handy" White must return from exile to attend the funeral, certain that a terrible secret is about to reveal itself. Twenty-six years earlier, Hand, R.J. and O'Neal Holden were three young thieves who pulled a heist that went horrible awry, and Handy's been waiting to pay for it with his life ever since. Both the police and Holden, now a slick politician, are convinced R.J.'s death was the result of a bungled drug deal, but Handy, like R.J.'s widow, just can't buy it. Was R.J.'s killing related to the tragedy lurking in the trio's past? Or is something even more sinister afoot? Handy won't go back home until he knows the answer - even if it means putting himself next in line for a bullet--Publisher's description
Mumbo jumbo by Ishmael Reed( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange psychic epidemic called "Jes Grew" is spreading through the country, affecting millions. People start doing stupid sensual things with abandon, and civilization itself is threatened. PaPa LaBas, a HooDoo detective, is trying to find out the origins of the Jes Grew--not because he wants to cure it, but because he's ready for a new kind of society
Deadly pursuit by Ann Christopher( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal defense attorney Amara Clarke finds herself in a dangerous situation when she becomes interested in a new cook at the local diner. A mysterous DEA agent comes to her aid, eventually putting them both in danger
What it was by George P Pelecanos( )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, D.C., 1972. Derek Strange has left the police department and set up shop as a private investigator. His former partner, Frank "Hound Dog" Vaughn, is still on the force. When a young woman comes to Strange asking for his help recovering a cheap ring she claims has sentimental value, the case leads him onto Vaughn's turf, where a local drug addict's been murdered, shot point-blank in his apartment. Soon both men are on the trail of a ruthless killer
Drama city by George P Pelecanos( Recording )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh from an eight-year stint in jail for selling narcotics, Lorenzo Brown is happy to have his freedom and a good job protecting dogs for the Humane Society. His parole officer, Rachel Lopez, relieves her everyday frustrations by cruising hotel bars and luring strangers to her bed. When a neighborhood turf war flares up, Lorenzo struggles to keep his hands clean. Now more than ever, he need's Rachel's help. But with her life crumbling around her, Rachel may be the one who needs rescuing.--
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Classical electrodynamics
Alternative Names
Džekson, Dž.

Jackson, J. D.

Jackson, J.D. 1925-

Jackson, J. D. (John David), 1925-

Jackson, J. David.

Jackson, J. David 1925-

Jackson, John D. 1925-

John David Jackson amerikansk fysikar og matematikar

John David Jackson amerikansk fysiker och matematiker

John David Jackson amerikansk fysiker og matematiker

John David Jackson kanadisch-US-amerikanischer Physiker

ג'ון ג'קסון

جان دیوید جکسون (فیزیکدان) ریاضی‌دان و فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

জন ডেভিড জ্যাকসন

ジャクソン, ジョン・D

LocomotionMathematics for quantum mechanics; an introductory survey of operators, eigenvalues, and linear vector spacesThe hoopster