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The second law

Author: P W Atkins
Publisher: New York : Scientific American Library : Distributed by W.H. Freeman, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Moving from the steam engine to the nuclear age, Atkins shows how the second law of thermodynamics - a single, simple principle of energy transformation - encompasses all elements of natural change.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P W Atkins
ISBN: 0716760061 9780716760061
OCLC Number: 32007883
Notes: Cover title: The 2nd law : energy, chaos, and form.
Description: ix, 216 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Other Titles: 2nd law
Responsibility: P.W. Atkins.

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