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Electricity and magnetism

Author: Edward M Purcell
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Classic textbook introducing students to electricity and magnetism, widely considered the best undergraduate textbook on the subject ever written.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward M Purcell
ISBN: 9781107013605 1107013607
OCLC Number: 751747337
Notes: "Previously published by McGraw-Hill, Inc 1985. First published by Cambridge University Press 2011"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: xix, 484 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Electrostatics: charges and fields --
The electric potential --
Electric fields around conductors --
Electric currents --
The fields of moving charges --
The magnetic field --
Electromagnetic induction --
Alternating-current circuits --
Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic waves --
Electric fields in matter --
Magnetic fields in matter.
Responsibility: Edward M. Purcell.
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